Business computer networks in the state of Tennessee now have prompt and economical online help from Progent's accredited security support specialists to fix urgent security issues. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, sign-up is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for long-term engagements that demand the services of senior security consultants with top industry credentials.

If your Tennessee company is situated far from more populated metropolitan neighborhoods like Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, or Chattanooga, help from local certified security experts may be limited when you have an emergency. This can result in a drop in productivity for your business, angry clients, idle workers, and distracted management. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a qualified security professional ready to offer assistance whenever you have to have it to get your information system running and salvage your data.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to defend your IT environment with support ranging from network security assessments to creating a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers economical service to help companies of any size to configure and manage protected networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco products and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X operating systems as well as BYOD clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

Progent's security engineers are available remotely or on premises to provide a range of emergency or project-based computer security services which include:

If your network has an emergency requirement for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Support.

Progent's engineers offer world-class support in vital facets of network security that include security evaluation, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security planning.

System Assessment
Progent's certified security consultants can assess the strength of your existing network security implementation through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on sophisticated utilities and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company time and money and assures an accurate picture of system vulnerability. The information your IT organization is provided can form the foundation of a security strategy that can permit your network to operate safely and react quickly to future risks.

Automated Vulnerability Audits
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation utilities such as Microsoft's MBSA and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically running a variety of programmed system testing checks to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with additional network analysis tools including NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye, plus tools such as Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and respond effectively.

Progent can help you design security into your business processes, configure scanning tools, plan and implement a protected network architecture, and suggest procedures to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are able to show you how to configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and data, and integrate VPN. Learn more concerning Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation packages designed to allow small companies to get an objective network security evaluation from a qualified security expert. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a network scan from a secure computer within your company firewall to determine the risk to inside attacks. The two security inventory packages are set up and executed from a protected remote site. The process is managed by an engineer who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a report that summarizes and interprets the information captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective improvements where appropriate.

Network Intrusion Analysis Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important part of any serious IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run extensive penetration checks without the awareness of your organization's internal IT resources. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are properly configured and actively monitored. Learn additional information about Progent's stealth security penetration testing consulting.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology from multiple vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the support of consultants with important industry accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more performance than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new installations. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to design, deploy, tune, administer and debug firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite access products represent a complete line of manageable security products to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can assist your business to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company objectives. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Support Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
Progent provides small and mid-size companies expert support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from major firewall and VPN security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can help you design a comprehensive security strategy and select the right products from multiple vendors to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your budget limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware solution without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need when you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Network Security Design
Any company should have a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack processes and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps intended to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan assists your company's network security personnel to assess the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the network, record the experience, and get business functions restored as soon as feasible.

Progent's certified IT security consultants are available to assist your company to perform a full risk evaluation and define a company-wide security plan to establish security processes and mechanisms to reduce ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Certified Information Security Support Assistance
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the core competencies and worldwide standards of skill that IT security professionals are required to master. It gives executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and capability to deliver efficient security management and support consulting. Progent can provide the support of CISM certified security consultants to help businesses with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Network Security Program Management
  • Network Security Management
  • Recovery Planning
Find out more details about Progent's CISM Qualified Information Security Support Professionals.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Assistance
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of an international standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential recognition in the area of data protection under ISO 17024. Progent offers the services of security professionals who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified professional to help your business in a variety security areas including:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Cryptography Technology
  • Telecom, LAN and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Find out more information about Progent's CISSP Qualified Network Security Support Professionals.

ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Support
Progent's ISSAP certified network architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant experience with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification indicates proven mastery in the more challenging demands of information system security architecture bounded by the wider scope of information system security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your company with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Protection
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Site Security
Learn additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Professionals.

CISA Certified IS Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that represents mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive test given by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA IS security audit specialists can help your business in the areas of:

  • Information Systems Audit Process
  • IT Administration
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Protecting Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read additional information concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Network Security Auditing Consulting Support.

CRISC Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain IS controls to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk management specialists offer a range of risk assessment services such as:

  • Collect data and review documentation to help identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify legal, industry, and contractual mandates and organizational standards associated with your network to determine their possible influence on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your operational workflows to help in evaluating your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct seminars to make sure your organization understand IS risk so they can contribute to your risk control process
  • Match key risk scenarios to your associated business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Determine risk tolerance with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to make sure they align
Learn additional information concerning Progent's CRISC Consultants.

GIAC Accredited Information System Security Engineering Services
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills necessary to deliver services in critical areas of system, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC IS security audit experts are available to help your company with:

Find out additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Contact a Certified Security Expert
To learn how to access a certified Progent security consultant for online or onsite expertise in Tennessee, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Network Support.

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