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CYB633 Red Teaming

Lead Faculty: Mr. Christopher Simpson

Course Description

Red Teaming, or Alternative Analysis, is the practice of viewing a problem from an adversarial or competitor's perspective. The objective of Red Teams is to enhance decision making, practices of secured system protection applicable by establishing countermeasures of defense. A contributing outcome of this course to the entire MS CSIA program is to help students employ actively open-minded/problem solving, unbiased thinking to CSIA.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze fundamental concepts of Red Teaming
  • Compare and contrast theoretical vs. active approaches to Red Teaming
  • Integrate the application of Red Team concepts to a security or Information Assurance (IA) problem
  • Recommend and prepare the application of Red Team concepts to an assigned case study or project
  • Analyze the fundamental concepts of cyber warfare