14 September 2011 Red Teams: The original 12 Red Teams: The original 12redteams: The original 12 lasted for a few years, then I started adding as I became older and more zen. Go read the 46 rules and then return here to see the original 12. Here you have the 12: Rule 1: Be aware of your surroundings. Rule 2: Assumption is the mother of all fuckups. Rule 3: Thou hast not to like it-thou hast just to do it. Rule 4: Keep your mouth shut. Rule 5: Always provide correction in private and praise in public. Rule 6: Keep it simple, stupid. Rule 7: Prepare, Execute, Vanish. Rule 8: Always invest in good quality stuff. Rule 9: Trust your gut. Rule 10: Do one thing at a time. Rule 11: Pick your battles… Rule 12: Never get caught.