Elevating Security Empowering Business

We specialize in reducing information security risks and ensuring our clients are prepared to handle any potential incidents



Crucyble’s virtual CISO service provides you with security and business leadership to address all these elements without the cost or commitment of a full-time staff member.

Managed Services

Our Cloud Security Managed Services are designed to provide comprehensive protection for your cloud-based systems, ensuring the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of your valuable dataservices.

Cloud Security

Crucyble specializes in comprehensive cloud security consulting, offering tailored solutions for secure cloud transitions. Our expertise includes security assessments, cutting-edge technology implementation, and compliance checks. Whether migrating, optimizing, or enhancing cloud security, Crucyble is your go-to partner for navigating cloud complexities with confidence, ensuring your business leverages cloud computings benefits securely and efficiently.

Penetration Testing

Crucyble Penetration Testing Services expertly mimic real-world cyber attacks, targeting various aspects of your IT infrastructure. This strategic approach is designed to rigorously evaluate the effectiveness of your personnel, processes, and technology in detecting and responding to threats. Our goal is to pinpoint and illuminate vulnerabilities within your environment, ensuring a fortified and resilient security posture.

Security Program Management

Setting direction and determining priorities to address security risks is the most critical aspect of securing an organization. Crucyble provides executive leadership and in-depth security knowledge to help define and manage your security program to meet your business needs.

Risk Mgnt., Governance & Compliance

GRC consulting services are tailored to the specific needs of the organization and can range from strategic advisory to implementation support for GRC technologies. The ultimate goal is to create a resilient organization that can anticipate and mitigate risks, maintain compliance, and achieve strategic objectives efficiently and effectively.

AI Security

Crucyble assists in conducting thorough reviews of AI technologies to ensure they meet security standards. This includes examining algorithms, data handling practices, and infrastructure security.

Compliance Support

Compliance and Governance support and readiness for SOC2, ISO, HIPAA, NIST, PCI and FedRAMP. Crucyble provides a range of services and consultancy designed to help organizations meet the specific requirements of these standards and frameworks.

M&A Support

Crucyble Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Security Consulting Services offer a refined suite of expert solutions designed to pinpoint and neutralize potential risks during the M&A transactions of businesses. Our approach encompasses a thorough evaluation of cybersecurity measures, physical security protocols, and data privacy concerns, ensuring a seamless and secure M&A journey.

Subscription Service

Crucyble delivers a top-tier, subscription-based security consulting solution designed for businesses aiming to fortify their security stance amidst a rapidly changing threat environment. Our comprehensive service includes in-depth security evaluations, strategic planning, regulatory compliance advice, and educational programs. Tailored to meet the needs of every business size—from new startups to large public enterprises, financial institutions, and government bodies

About Us

Brian Johnson

Managing Partner / Founder

Brian, with over 20 years of leadership experience, co-founded and serves as Managing Partner at Crucyble. Previously CISO at Lending Club, he held key roles at Uber, Netflix, and ForeScout. Brian's expertise spans defense, finance, and tech sectors, showcased through talks at RSA and National Press Club. A sought-after speaker, he advises boards and executives, influences national security policy, and mentors Silicon Valley startups.

Rob Fry


Rob Fry is CTO at AKA Identity, a cloud-based data pipeline company. He is an accomplished engineering and technology leader with over twenty-five years of demonstrated career success with startups and Fortune 500 companies. Before Mezmo, Rob was CTO at Armorblox, an email security company, and JASK, where he led the company to the successful acquisition and IPO by SumoLogic. He also did stints at Netflix and Yahoo. Rob enjoys mentoring college students, working with universities on research, and guiding technology companies and startups through their growth and innovation phases as an active investor, advisor, and participant on boards.

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