Dr. Basta completed his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 2001, his M.S. in Computer Science in 1996 and his B.S. in mathematics in 1994. He has worked as a Cyber Security consultant and systems analyst. He was a Professor of Computer Information Systems at Troy State University. His research interests include: Computer Security and Penetration Testing, Database Security and IT Forensics. Dr. Basta authored three researches in the area of differential equations published in Germany and Japan. In addition, he is the author of "Introductory Calculus", "Voice and Data Integration" and "Hacking tools and Techniques" through the McGraw Hill publishing companies. I also authored 5 books with Cengage, here is the link to his latest publications with Cengage. Dr. Basta currently lives in Woodstock, GA.