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GHOSTS: A Framework for Realistic NPC Orchestration

Fact Sheet
This fact sheet provides information about GHOSTS, a non-player character (NPC) orchestration generator developed by the SEI to create realistic NPCs and network traffic for cyber-training simulations.

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GHOSTS is a non-player character (NPC) orchestration generator that creates a wide range of realistic characters who produce network traffic that appears authentic. The NPCs perform many functions, such as creating documents, accessing systems, browsing the web, running commands, and more. This tool helps cybersecurity experts test their skills by training in a realistic environment. Learn more about the features of GHOSTS and the benefits of using it to create cyber exercises in this fact sheet.