Common Ground Part 1: Red Team History & Overview

The Roots

“… a decision support element that provides independent capability to fully explore alternatives in plans, operations, and intelligence analysis”.

“The primary red team role is to reduce risk by helping the staff understand how the other actor might perceive and respond to friendly actions”.

“The practice of viewing a problem from the adversary or competitor’s perspective”

The emulation of adversarial tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) to test plans and systems the way they may actually be defeated by aggressors to challenge plans and improve decision making processes

Industry Specific Definitions

Reality of Red Teams

Wrap Up



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