Cybersecurity remains a key issue for tech companies, and many are choosing to engage in red team exercises to strengthen their systems. In these drills, a designated group attempts to find and exploit weaknesses within a company’s security system. Red team exercises can include cyber penetration trials as well as testing devices and wireless systems for security gaps.
Whether a red team exercise is carried out by your own team or you hire outside consultants, it will only help your team if it’s executed properly. Below, 15 members of Forbes Technology Council share smart steps for executing a successful red team exercise and why each one is important.