Company computer networks in the state of Missouri can have prompt and economical online access to Progent's certified security experts to resolve critical security problems. The cost is reasonable, charges are per minute, sign-up is fast, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that requires the services of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.

If your Missouri network is located some distance from major urban neighborhoods like Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, or Independence, contact with nearby certified network security consultants may be limited during an urgent situation. This can cause lost income for your company, angry clients, idle employees, and distracted management. By calling Progent's online services, you have access to a Premier security engineer who can provide help whenever you have to have it to keep your information system operating and recover your information.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to guard your network with services that ranges from network security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides economical support to help businesses of all sizes to configure and maintain secure networks based on Windows and Cisco technology and that can include servers and desktops based on UNIX or Linux platforms as well as mobile users with Apple iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The 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 inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified engineers are accessible online or on site to provide a range of emergency or longer-term network security services such as:

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

Progent's support professionals offer advanced support in vital facets of network protection that include analysis, firewall/VPN support, and advanced security consulting.

System Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can evaluate the strength of your current network security environment by performing exhaustive remote automated testing based on advanced software tools and proven techniques. Progent's skill in administering this testing saves your company consulting fees and offers an accurate picture of system vulnerability. The information your company is provided can form the basis of a security plan that can permit your information system to operate safely and react rapidly to new risks.

Automated Network Vulnerability Evaluation
Progent provides expertise in the use of security testing software such as Microsoft's MBSA and LANguard from GFI for economically running a set of programmed system auditing checks to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security auditing utilities including NMAP, AMAP, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as utilities such as Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you build security into your company processes, configure scanning applications, define and deploy a protected network architecture, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Learn more on Progent's network security assessment.

Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory scanning packages intended to enable small businesses to receive an objective network security evaluation from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer administers a comprehensive examination of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine possible weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, an engineer executes a network scan from a secure machine within your company firewall to uncover the risk to inside assaults. Both security inventory packages are configured and executed from a protected external site. The process is managed by a consultant who has earned high-level security credentials and who generates a report that summarizes and analyzes the information collected by the scan and suggests cost-effective remediation where appropriate.

Network Intrusion Analysis Support Services
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any successful network security strategy. Progentís security experts can run extensive penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration testing shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident alerts and event history analysis are correctly set up and actively checked. Find out more concerning Progent's stealth security penetration analysis support services.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Support
Progent's expertise in security technology encompasses in-depth familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the services of consultants with key industry accreditations such as 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 new ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more value than Cisco's previous firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring powerful new capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, integrate, tune, manage and debug firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn additional information about ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging services.

Cisco Security and VPN Support Expertise
Cisco's security and remote access technology provide a full range of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can help your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit best with your business objectives. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security Technology and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Support Expertise for Additional Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security plan and select the right products from multiple suppliers to support your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to set up and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, see 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 business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, find and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Network Security Planning
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive processes and reaction planning. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of procedures designed to reduce security weaknesses. The reactive plan helps your IT security engineers to evaluate the damage resulting from a security penetration, fix the network, document the event, and get business functions restored as soon as feasible.

Progent's expert information security engineers can to assist you to run a comprehensive vulnerability assessment and create a network security plan to establish security processes and controls to reduce ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Qualified Network Security Engineering Services
The CISM organization defines the basic capabilities and global standards of performance that information security managers are expected to learn. CISM gives business management the confidence that consultants who have qualified for their CISM credential have the background and capability to deliver effective security management and support consulting. Progent offers the services of CISM Premier security professionals to help companies with:

  • Network Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Implementation Management
  • IS Security Administration
  • Response Management
Learn additional details about Progent's CISM Certified Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Support
CISSP recognizes mastery of a global standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the area of information protection stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Systems and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Physical Security
  • Data Encryption Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
  • Disaster Recovery Preparedness
Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP-certified Network Security Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure Network Architecture Engineering Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified system architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP status through rigorous examination and significant work with information security architecture. The ISSAP credential represents proven competence in the more in-depth demands of information security architecture within the broader scope of information system security expertise required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security such as.

  • Access Management Systems and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Needs Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Site Security
Read additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Services.

CISA Accredited Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important achievement that indicates expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA IS security audit consultants can help your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Services
  • IT Enforcement
  • Network Assets and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Assets
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Read additional details concerning Progent's CISA Qualified Security Auditing Consulting Support.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified network risk management engineers offer a variety of risk assessment services such as:

  • Collect data and review documentation to evaluate major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational policies associated with your information system to determine their possible impact on your strategic objectives
  • Identify potential threats for your operational processes to help in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and provide training to ensure your organization understand IS risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
  • Connect identified risk vectors to your associated operational processes to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk appetite with executive leadership and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Read more information about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Certified IS Security Engineering Expertise
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills appropriate to provide support in key categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-qualified IS security audit experts can assist your IT organization with:

Read more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with a Progent Security Engineer
To find out how to get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or onsite help in Missouri, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Computer Support.