- Expert in military Krav Maga, very good (scary) with a knife
- Served in the 2nd Lebanon War in 2006 with the Maglan
- Specialized in counter intel, translation and observation
- Fluent in 10 languages: Yiddish, Farsi, Hebrew, English, German, Arabic, French, Spanish (Castilian), Pashto, and Russian
- Resigned her commission in 2008, having reached the pay grade of Rav seren (major).
- Prior to resigning her commission, Ruth served with the Mossad as (classified)