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Ben McCarty is an American author, veteran, inventor and cybersecurity professional.
He is a former cyber capability developer with the National Security Agency (NSA) and served as a cyber warfare specialist in the U.S. Army. He has multiple security certifications, patents and years of experience working in the security industry.
He served in the U.S. Army’s Network Warfare Battalion and became the first fully qualified cyber warfare specialist (35Q) in U.S. Army history. McCarty has multiple pending security patents in DNS, Blockchain, Biometrics, and Quantum.
He wrote his first book, Cyberjustu: Cybersecurity for the Modern Ninja which was published by Starch Press in 2021.