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Red Team


How to succeed by thinking like the enemy by Micah Zenko

6 Best practices for Red Teams:

Red Teams must: Be outside & objective while being inside & aware Be fearless skeptics with finesse (and a little odd) Have a bag of tricks (that doesn’t grow stale)

The Organizations that want to implement red teaming must: Have a boss that buys into the process (This is listed first in the book because it is most important) Be willing to hear bad news and act on it Red team just enough, but no more.