Purple Team Playbook
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A traditional cybersecurity operation center consists of a red (offensive) team and blue (defensive) team, but in recent years the rise of the purple team has helped to successfully blend the skills of these teams into a cross-functional security department. In this Express Learning course, discover strategies for staffing and building your cybersecurity teams. Learn to create the policies, processes, and charters that ensures cohesive purple team collaboration as you establish your own purple team playbook.
This course includes the following three (3) modules: 1) Staffing and Building the Program 2) Bringing it All Together with the Purple Team 3) Successful Purple Team Collaboration
Audience or Who Should Take This Course
Cybersecurity professionals who want to learn how to leverage purple teams to enhance cross-team collaboration. Hiring managers and others including technical recruiters would also benefit from this course.
Familiarity with security concepts and managing or working within a cybersecurity team.
How This Course Works
Express Learning courses created by industry experts are designed to quickly address a hot topic or trend in cybersecurity. This course serves as a playbook and discusses the traditional red and blue teams including the people, skills, tools, and technology in each team as well as how to combine these components into a purple team. You will be asked to read through lessons, participate in learning activities, and partake in knowledge checks designed to reinforce learning.
All learning modules must be completed, including the course evaluation and a score of 70% or above earned on the final assessment, to receive your certificate of completion and earn 2 Group A CPE Credits towards your (ISC)² credentials.
Please make sure at the end of the course that you download and retain the certificate of completion as proof of credits earned. CPEs earned for this course may be eligible for continuing professional education credits for non-(ISC)² certifications. Please visit the continuing education requirements established by the credentialing organization for eligibility.