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The Resource Red team : how to succeed by thinking like the enemy, Micah Zenko

Red team : how to succeed by thinking like the enemy, Micah Zenko

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Red team : how to succeed by thinking like the enemy
Title
Red team
Title remainder
how to succeed by thinking like the enemy
Statement of responsibility
Micah Zenko
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Red Team, security expert Micah Zenko provides an in-depth investigation into the work of red teams, revealing the best practices, most common pitfalls, and most effective strategies of these modern-day Devil's Advocates. He shows how competitive organizations, from private corporations to whole governments, can and should mitigate risk by red teaming. A growing number of institutions are already using this approach, Zenko shows, but he argues that the potential of red teaming far exceeds its current applications. Drawing on hundreds of interviews and his own training at the U.S. Army's Red Team University (which he was the first civilian to attend), Zenko traces the history of red teaming, describes its current uses, and explores its vast potential in today's interconnected, multipolar world. The basic techniques of red teaming remain the same whether applied to the CIA, IBM, or the NFL, and executed correctly they can yield impressive results: red teams have given businesses an edge over their competition, confirmed vital CIA intelligence, and troubleshot dangerous military missions long before there were boots on the ground. But red teams are only as good as the leaders who commission them, and Zenko shows not only how to create an empowered red team, but also what to do with its advice. Essential reading for policy wonks and business leaders alike, Red Team will revolutionize the way organizations think about, exploit, compensate for, and correct their institutional strengths and weaknesses. Through illuminating case studies and never-before-told stories, Zenko shows how any group--from army units to credit card companies to sports teams--can win by thinking like the enemy"--
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Zenko, Micah
Dewey number
658.4/01
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5386
LC item number
.Z46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Strategic Planning
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
  • Success in business
  • Risk management
  • Private security services
  • Competition
Label
Red team : how to succeed by thinking like the enemy, Micah Zenko
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Best practices in red teaming -- Modern military red teaming -- Alternatives : intelligence community red teaming -- Adversaries : homeland security red teaming -- Competitors : private-sector red teaming -- Modesty, misimpressions, and the future of red teaming
Control code
1624804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxii, 298 pages
Isbn
9780465048946
Lccn
2015015268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1624804
  • (OCoLC)905685957
Label
Red team : how to succeed by thinking like the enemy, Micah Zenko
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Best practices in red teaming -- Modern military red teaming -- Alternatives : intelligence community red teaming -- Adversaries : homeland security red teaming -- Competitors : private-sector red teaming -- Modesty, misimpressions, and the future of red teaming
Control code
1624804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxii, 298 pages
Isbn
9780465048946
Lccn
2015015268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1624804
  • (OCoLC)905685957

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