Business computer networks in the state of Mississippi can now get fast and affordable online technical support from Progent's qualified network security support specialists to assist with urgent security problems. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for long-term projects that demand the expertise of senior security engineers with high-level security credentials.

In case your Mississippi business is based away from larger urban areas like Jackson, Gulfport, Biloxi, or Hattiesburg, support from nearby certified network security support specialists may be problematic during an urgent situation. This could mean a drop in productivity for your company, angry clients, idle employees, and distracted management. By calling Progent's remote support, you have access to a Premier security professional who can deliver assistance whenever you have to have it to keep your computer network operating and restore your data.

Progent can assist you at any level in your initiatives to protect your information system with support that can range from security checks to developing a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical service to assist businesses of all sizes to design and manage secure networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux operating systems plus mobile clients with Apple iOS iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and defense against e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's security experts are accessible remotely or on premises to offer a variety of emergency or project-based network security services including:

  • Perform thorough security audits
  • Recover quickly after virus and worm attacks
  • Install and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Implement secure methods for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Deploy advanced solutions for protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Help create a comprehensive security plan with proactive network monitoring
  • Offer comprehensive Help Desk Services
  • Help Develop an effective data backup and recovery solution centered on Microsoft DPM automated backup capability
If your company has an emergency requirement for computer security help, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Support.

Progent's security experts can deliver world-class support in vital fields of network protection including security assessment, firewall and VPN expertise, and advanced security consulting.

System Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your existing computer security systems by performing comprehensive remote automated testing based on advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company money and assures a detailed portrayal of system vulnerability. The knowledge your company is provided can make up the basis of a security strategy that can permit your network to operate dependably and respond quickly to future threats.

Automated Network Vulnerability Audits
Progent offers expertise in the application of security analysis products including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for affordably performing a variety of programmed network testing scans to identify possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has extensive experience with other network analysis products including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as tools like Metasploit Framework, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to build security into your business operations, install auditing software, define and deploy a secure network architecture, and recommend procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Learn more about Progent's automated security evaluation.

Security Inventory Bundles for Small Companies
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory bundles intended to allow small businesses to receive an independent network security evaluation from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs a comprehensive examination of your network from beyond your company firewall to determine potential risks in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a certified security professional executes a system scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to determine the risk to internal assaults. The two security inventory services are configured and run from a secured remote location. The project is overseen by a consultant who has earned top security credentials and who generates a report that details and interprets the information captured by the scan and proposes cost-effective remediation where called for.

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any successful network security plan. Progentís security professionals can run thorough intrusion tests without the awareness of your organization's in-house network support staff. Stealth penetration checking shows whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event log analysis are properly set up and consistently checked. Learn additional information concerning Progent's stealth penetration testing support services.

Firewalls and VPN Support
Progent's background in network security technology includes extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products from a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the support of consultants with key industry accreditations including Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Configuration and Debugging
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new deployments. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help your company to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your organization to plan, configure, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read more details about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Support Expertise
Cisco's network security and offsite connection technology offer a comprehensive range of manageable security products to help safeguard your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to help your company to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit most closely with your company goals. Learn additional details about Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Products.

Engineering Expertise for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a comprehensive security plan and choose appropriate technologies from a variety of vendors to support your security objectives while staying within your budget limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight line of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect 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 Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Planning
Any company ought to have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive procedures and response plans. The proactive plan is a set of steps intended to minimize security weaknesses. The post-attack plan assists your company's network security personnel to assess the damage resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions running as quickly as feasible.

Progent's expert IT security engineers are available to help your business to perform a comprehensive risk evaluation and define a company-wide security plan to implement security policies and controls to mitigate ongoing assaults and dangers.

CISM Qualified System Security Support Assistance
The CISM organization defines the basic capabilities and global standards of skill that information security professionals are expected to master. It gives executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM certification possess the background and capability to deliver effective security management and support consulting. Progent offers the expertise of CISM Certified security professionals to help companies with:

  • Information Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Response Planning
Read more information concerning Progent's CISM Accredited Network Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Assistance
CISSP denotes expertise with an international standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information protection defined by ISO 17024. Progent offers access to of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified expert to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Management Solutions and Methodology
  • Software Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Accredited Security Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified network architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification as a result of thorough testing and significant experience with network security architecture. The ISSAP credential represents demonstrated competence in the more complex demands of information security architecture within the broader field of IS security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security experts can assist your business with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Systems and Techniques
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Analysis and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Physical Security
Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Consulting Expertise.

CISA Certified Security Auditing Consulting Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important achievement that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit experts are available to assist your company in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • IT Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Services.

CRISC Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation consultants offer a range of risk identification services including:

  • Gather information and study documentation to help identify significant vulnerabilities
  • Inventory statutory, industry, and business mandates and company policies related to your information system to assess their possible impact on your strategic goals
  • Point out possible threats for your operational workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct training to ensure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Connect key risk scenarios to your associated operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC Risk Management Experts.

GIAC Qualified IS Security Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional has the skills appropriate to provide services in vital categories of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified IS security audit specialists can assist your business in the areas of:

  • Assessing Networks
  • Security Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Learn more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Engineer
To learn how to get in touch with a security engineer for remote or onsite help in Mississippi, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Help.