Company information networks in Mississippi can have prompt and affordable online technical support from Progent's accredited network security experts to fix critical security problems. The cost is affordable, charges are by the minute, sign-up is quick, and support is unbeatable. Progent also offers help for complex engagements that requires the expertise of seasoned security engineers with high-level industry credentials.

If your Mississippi organization is situated outside of more populated urban neighborhoods including Jackson, Gulfport, Biloxi, or Hattiesburg, help from nearby qualified security professionals is often limited when you have an urgent situation. This can result in a loss of productivity for your company, angry customers, unproductive workers, and defocused management. By contacting Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a qualified security engineer who can offer assistance when you require it to get your system running and recover your data.

Progent can assist you in your efforts to guard your information system with support services that ranges from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent provides economical service to assist businesses of all sizes to set up and manage safe networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers based on UNIX or Linux platforms plus mobile users with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and defense against e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also enable Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's security professionals are accessible online or on site to offer a variety of urgent or longer-term network security services including:

If your network has an emergency need for IT security help, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support.

Progent's support professionals can deliver advanced services in key facets of network security that include analysis, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security planning.

System Evaluation
Progent's expert security engineers can evaluate the effectiveness of your existing computer security systems through comprehensive remote automated testing based on advanced utilities and tested procedures. Progent's skill in this service saves you consulting fees and assures an objective picture of system vulnerability. The information your IT organization gains can form the basis of a network protection plan that can permit your network to run dependably and respond quickly to future threats.

Automated Vulnerability Assessment
Progent provides consulting in the use of security analysis products including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically performing a set of programmed network auditing checks to uncover potential security weaknesses. Progent has broad experience with additional network auditing utilities including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as tools such as Metasploit, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of testing reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can show you how to build protection into your business operations, install auditing tools, plan and deploy a protected system environment, and recommend procedures to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security consultants are available to assist you to configure a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and data, and install virtual private network. Find out more concerning Progent's network security audits.

Security Inventory Service Packages for Small Companies
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory service bundles designed to enable small companies to receive an impartial security evaluation from a qualified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to uncover possible risks in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized machine inside your firewall to determine vulnerabilities to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are set up and run from a secured remote location. The project is directed by a consultant who has earned top security credentials and who generates a document that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the scan and suggests cost-effective remediation where appropriate.

Network Intrusion Testing Support Services
Stealth penetration checking is a key part of any comprehensive IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can run extensive intrusion checks without the knowledge of your organization's in-house IT staff. Unannounced penetration testing shows whether current security defense systems such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are correctly set up and consistently monitored. Find out more on Progent's stealth penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall/VPN Support
Progent's background in network security technology includes extensive field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology offered by a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Symantec. Progent can provide the services of consultants with important networking accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed 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 consultants can assist you to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate efficiently to 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 assist your organization to plan, deploy, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging support.

Cisco Network Security and VPN Engineering Services
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products provide a comprehensive line of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP qualifications who are able to help your company to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Learn additional details about Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and Virtual Private Network Appliances.

Consulting Services for Other Firewall and VPN Technology
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses professional support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and choose the right technologies from multiple vendors to support your security objectives while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hosting solution without a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied 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 an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time wasted looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Consulting
Any business should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack processes and response planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of procedures that help to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy helps your company's security engineers to assess the damage caused by a security penetration, fix the system, record the experience, and get business functions operational as quickly as possible.

Progent's certified IS security consultants are available to help your company to run a complete risk evaluation and define a computer security plan to implement security processes and controls to minimize future assaults and threats.

CISM Accredited Network Security Engineering Services
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the core capabilities and global standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. CISM gives business management the confidence that those who have qualified for their CISM certification have the experience and capability to deliver effective security administration and support consulting. Progent can provide the support of CISM qualified security consultants to assist companies with:

  • IS Security Governance
  • Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Program Management
  • Information Security Administration
  • Recovery Planning
Read additional details concerning Progent's CISM Qualified Security Support Professionals.

CISSP Accredited Security Engineering Expertise
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of a global standard for data security. ANSI has awarded the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of data protection stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security professionals who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your enterprise in a broad range of security fields such as:

  • Security Administration Procedures
  • Security Architecture and Models
  • Access Control Solutions and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Learn more details about Progent's CISSP-certified Security Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure IT Architecture Engineering Support
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP certified network architecture professionals are consultants who have earned ISSAP status through thorough testing and extensive experience with information security architecture. The ISSAP certification represents proven mastery in the more challenging demands of information security architecture within the wider scope of information system security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Techniques
  • Phone System and Network Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Options
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Standards
  • BCP and DRP
  • Hardware Security
Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Support Expertise.

CISA Qualified Security Auditing Consulting Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA-qualified security audit specialists can help your company with:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Administration
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Protecting Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Read additional information about Progent's CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Consulting Expertise.

CRISC Consultants
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to design, implement, and support IS controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk management specialists can provide a variety of risk assessment services such as:

  • Collect data and study documentation to identify major vulnerabilities
  • Inventory statutory, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational policies associated with your network to assess their potential influence on your business objectives
  • Identify possible threats for your business processes to assist in analyzing your corporate risk
  • Develop a risk awareness program and provide seminars to ensure your organization understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk control process
  • Connect key risk scenarios to related business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with your senior leadership and key stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Read the details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Accredited IS Security Engineering Services
GIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in vital categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-qualified IS security audit experts are available to help your company in the areas of:

  • Auditing Networks
  • Incident Handling
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web-based Services Security
  • SIEM solutions
Learn additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Certified Security Expert
To see how to get in touch with a Progent security consultant for remote or onsite assistance in Mississippi, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Network Help.