How a Fighter Pilot’s Experience Can Help Boost Supply-Chain Cybersecurity

ROBERT J. BOWMAN | December 3, 2018

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Who knew that a battle strategy devised for fighter pilots could be repurposed to protect supply chains from cyber threats and other security risks?John Boyd was a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot and military theorist who greatly influenced the development of both aircraft and battle tactics. He is best known today for formulating the OODA Loop, a decision cycle that draws on human thought processes to fashion a system for responding to a given situation — in its original incarnation, an attack by an enemy pilot.Standing for Observe, Orient, Decide and Act, the OODA Loop has since been applied to business, medicine, law enforcement, litigation and any number of other instances in which one confronts an antagonist or uncertain scenario.Now, the OODA Loop is being touted as an approach to mitigating supply-chain risk, especially cyber threats.

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