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Joseph Steinberg: CyberSecurity, Privacy, & Artificial Intelligence (AI) Advisor

About Joseph Steinberg (CyberSecurity, Privacy, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Expert)

CyberSecurity, Privacy, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Expert

Who Is Joseph Steinberg?

Joseph Steinberg is a recognized thought leader in the fields of cybersecurity, privacy, and artificial intelligence, who is recognized worldwide for his uncanny ability to forecast the impact of technological developments on human society. Steinberg splits his time between helping businesses as an advisor, serving as an expert witness, and writing/speaking about his fields of expertise.

He has led businesses and divisions within the information-security industry for over two decades, has been calculated to be one of the top 3 cybersecurity influencers worldwide, and has written books ranging from Cybersecurity for Dummies to the official study guide from which many Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) study for their certification exams. He is also one of only 28 people worldwide to hold the suite of advanced information security certifications, CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP, and CSSLP, indicating that he possesses a rare, robust knowledge of information security that is both broad and deep; his information-security-related inventions are cited in over 450 US patent filings.

Steinberg is also one of the best read columnists in the cybersecurity field, and a respected authority on artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies; he is known for offering keen insight and unique perspectives on matters related to both security and privacy, as well as the potential impact of technological developments on people, businesses, governments, and humanity in general. Steinberg amassed millions of readers as a regular columnist for Forbes and Inc. magazines, and, within three months of going independent in April of 2018, his column reached 1,000,000 monthly views; by April of 2020, the column, today known as Joseph Steinberg – Totally Candid, reached 2,500,000 monthly views. In addition to his regular column, Steinberg also occasionally writes thought leadership articles for a variety of technology companies.

Earlier in his career, Steinberg co-founded and served as the CEO of the cybersecurity firms, SecureMySocial and Green Armor Solutions, and served in several senior capacities at Whale Communications, which was acquired by Microsoft. Steinberg was named by NJBiz as one of New Jersey’s top businesspeople under the age of forty, and has chaired the Financial Advisory Board for a NJ municipality with combined municipal and education budgets of ~$150M. He is an alumnus of NYU’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.

Joseph Steinberg’s Primary Areas of Focus:

CyberSecurity – CyberSecurity, Privacy, Cyberwar, Cybercrime, etc.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Other Emerging Technologies – Internet of Things (IoT) and smart devices, Blockchain, and Consumer Technology

How can Joseph Steinberg help you?

As a SPEAKER: Joseph Steinberg speaks to businesses, governmental bodies, and other organizations about cybersecurity, digital crime, privacy, and evolving trends related to technology. He brings a wealth of broad and deep knowledge about information security, decades of experience analyzing the potential impact of technological developments on human society, and the great presentation skills of a professional media personality and entertainer. He offers amazing keynote addresses, and is also available for TV and other video appearances.

As an INFLUENCER: Joseph Steinberg leverages his experience and credibility to help firms grow their brand recognition and sales pipelines. He has been calculated to be one of the top 3 online cybersecurity influencers worldwide, as well as a top ranked expert on matters related to emerging technologies and associated trends.

As an ADVISOR: Joseph Steinberg helps people succeed. He advises businesses and governmental bodies in numerous areas, based on his decades of experience serving as a CEO as well as leading diverse divisions of large technology companies. He has served on the advisory board of a wide variety of firms including the largest dedicated research firm in the cybersecurity industry, has helped a European technology company build a US operation and gain traction in the North American market, and assisted one of the largest technology training companies in the world expand its reach into new markets. Steinberg has also helped investors perform due diligence on potential deals, executives develop security strategies, business leaders achieve desirable results when facing serious regulatory challenges, and lawmakers understand potential challenges posed by various technological developments.

As an AUTHOR: Joseph Steinberg helps organizations by writing thought leadership articles for them, and by helping guide them as they write their own materials. He has written over a thousand articles, columns, speeches and presentations, and has been a regular columnist covering cybersecurity, emerging technologies, and business at both Forbes and Inc. magazines. He is an author of four books on information security, ranging from the introductory-level Cybersecurity For Dummies to (ISC)2’s official textbook covering the material on its advanced security management (CISSP-ISSMP) exam used to certify Chief Information Security Officers.

As an EXPERT WITNESS: Steinberg’s decades of distinguished experience in numerous areas of information security and related fields, coupled with both his reputation as an objective, independent, and top-notch expert, and his strong oral and written communication skills, make him an ideal choice as an expert witness. He has written expert reports and testified, as well as helped attorneys prepare for trial and determine the merit of possible cases. As the author of the book used by many CISOs to train for their certification exam, he is intimately familiar with best practices and various legal issues related to cybersecurity.

Joseph Steinberg’s clients value him for his consistent commitment to excellence, integrity, and results that exceed expectations. He brings expertise grounded in decades of experience across a wide range of industries and organizations.



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