Joseph Krull

Joseph Krull

Strategic Advisor

Areas of Expertise: Cloud, Compliance, Cyber Risk Management Strategy, Data Protection and Privacy, Identity and Access Management (IAM), Managed Security Services, Network and Endpoint Security, Vendor Management, Wireless and Voice Security

Joe Krull, CISSP, CISA, IAM, CRISC, and CIPP, is a Strategic Advisor at Aite-Novarica specializing in cybersecurity, privacy, and IT risk. He splits his time between San Antonio, Texas, and Tel Aviv, Israel, and he brings more than 40 years of security and privacy experience to Aite-Novarica.

Joe is a frequent speaker at international cyber and privacy events, and he has been a regular contributor to cyber and audit professional organizations in the U.S. and Europe. He has worked in 115 countries and has provided cyber and privacy consulting advice to large enterprises on four continents. Most recently, he was a member of Accenture’s Security Strategy and Risk practice, where he focused on the impact of cybersecurity on mergers and acquisitions, compliance with cyber and privacy regulations, and helping companies formulate their cybersecurity strategies. Prior to Accenture, Joe's consulting experience included a leadership role with a Big Four, a senior role at an application security vendor, and leading his own company focused on reducing security risk to telecommunications companies. Prior to consulting, Joe was the Chief Information Security Officer at three Global 1000 companies, and he served as an operations officer and military attache at seven U.S. Embassies around the globe. Joe contributes to the future of the cybersecurity profession as a board member for the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition and as an advisor for two early-stage startup companies focused on identifying nontraditional candidates for cybersecurity positions. 

Joe is a graduate of the University of the State of New York and the United States Foreign Service Institute. He is multilingual and multicultural in English, French, German, and Hebrew. 


Tuesday, September 14, 2021 | 11:30 a.m. ET
The constant news of ransomware attacks wreaking havoc in organizations worldwide have made it all the way to The Whitehouse.  It’s becoming clear that implementing security measures alone isn’t enough, as there are no silver bullets in detection and prevention. The strength is in...
Thursday, June 10, 2021 | 1:00 p.m. ET
Join Joe Krull, Senior Cybersecurity Analyst at Aite Group and Sam Crowther, Founder at Kasada, for a spirited discussion regarding the democratization of sneaker bots and the new challenges it presents for any online or eCommerce provider, with its impact extending rapidly beyond footwear....

Analyst Views

August 10, 2021
At Aite-Novarica Group we have covered the evolution and complexity of data privacy requirements. In January 2020 one of our top 10 trends in cybersecurity for 2020 was “additional complexity is associated with data and privacy requirements.” In that report, I wrote about the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and noted that “… the individual EU country data supervisory authorities...
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December 24, 2020
Hundreds of articles have already been written about the recent sophisticated campaign to penetrate government agencies and enterprises using a doctored software update to SolarWinds Orion, SolarWinds’ network management product. Up to 18,000 SolarWinds customers may have been affected. It’s likely that the cybersecurity community will learn more in the coming weeks, but what we know now points...
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