Red Team Exercise

Red Team Exercise definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): An exercise, reflecting real-world conditions, that is conducted as a simulated adversarial attempt to compromise organizational missions and/or business processes to provide a comprehensive assessment of the security capability of the information system and organization.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary