A Purple Team assessment is a collaborative effort between the offensive (red) and defensive sides (blue) teams. Like a red assessment, the goal is to evaluate the organizations ability to detect and respond to different incident scenarios. The goal of the assessment is to assess and improve an organizations detection and response procedures.
Purple Team assessments:
Share intelligence between opposing teams.
Provide training and real-world exercises for security teams
Provide a clearer understanding of both sides, including the attack and defense process.