CEO at SecureMySocial
- Greater New York City Area
- Computer & Network Security
Joseph Steinberg's Overview
Joseph Steinberg's Summary
Joseph Steinberg (CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP, CSSLP) is a respected cybersecurity expert, executive, columnist, and C.E.O. of SecureMySocial, a provider of technology that helps businesses protect themselves from the risks of employee social media usage by warning people if they make potentially problematic posts.
Joseph has spent over twenty years in the information technology industry, most recently serving for nine years as CEO of online authentication vendor, Green Armor Solutions (at which he remains Chairman), and in several senior capacities at Whale Communications (acquired by Microsoft) for the five years beforehand.
Joseph is the inventor of several information-security technologies; his work is cited in over 60 published patents. He has advised various firms and the government on high-level matters related to cybersecurity, has written books and many articles on information-security-related topics, and is a frequent media commentator on related matters. He currently writes a column covering both entrepreneurship and cybersecurity for Forbes, and serves as editor of ISC(2)’s official textbook covering the material on its advanced security management (CISSP-ISSMP) exam.
Joseph earned an M.S. from the Courant Institute at New York University (NYU), and holds several advanced certifications in information security. In 2007 he was named one of New Jersey’s top businesspeople under the age of forty by NJBiz. He has also chaired the Financial Advisory Board for a NJ municipality with combined municipal and education budgets of ~$150M.
Joseph Steinberg's Experience
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Computer Software industry
February 2014 – Present (8 months)
SecureMySocial warns users of social media in real-time if they post problematic material that can harm themselves or the businesses for which they work, so as to ensure immediate removal.
SecureMySocial prevents reputational damage and the leakage of confidential information, and helps ensure compliance with various laws. It delivers security without requiring employers to monitor workers, keeping everyone both safe and happy.
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Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Publishing industry
September 2012 – Present (2 years 1 month)
I write about entrepreneurship and cybersecurity.
Author / Editor (Consultant)
Nonprofit; 51-200 employees; Information Technology and Services industry
January 2014 – Present (9 months)
I am currently writing/editing the new version of (ISC)2's official textbook for the CISSP-ISSMP (Information Systems Security Management Professional) CBK and exam.
Chairman / CEO
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Computer & Network Security industry
May 2005 – Present (9 years 5 months)
Green Armor Solutions is a vendor of online authentication information-security software.
Under Joseph’s leadership, Green Armor successfully created several highly-differentiated product offerings, established a significant portfolio of intellectual property, beat major competitors for lucrative deals, achieved profitability, and won recognition in the marketplace as a technology leader.
President of NYU Alumni in Tech Group
Educational Institution; 10,001+ employees; Higher Education industry
March 2014 – Present (7 months) New York, NY
I am currently serving as President of the NYU Alumni in Tech group.
If you attended NYU, and work in a technology-related job or field, or are otherwise interested in technology, please join our LinkedIn group for information about upcoming events:
Joseph Steinberg's Certifications
Joseph Steinberg's Skills & Expertise
- Computer Security
- Information Technology
- Product Management
- Enterprise Software
- Competitive Analysis
- Cloud Computing
- Product Marketing
- Strategic Partnerships
- Information Security
- Network Security
- Go-to-market Strategy
- Identity Management
- Business Alliances
- Professional Services
- Internet Security