• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Introduces the techniques and skills needed in computer forensics and data recovery. From the use of enterprise computer forensics tools to analyze trace evidence left behind by unauthorized access.

Learning Objectives

The learning objectives are to explain the history of the digital forensics field, explain the need for recognized digital forensics standards and best practices, compare and contrast the capabilities and limitations of digital forensics in the cloud environment and mobile devices, apply basics techniques involved in digital forensic investigation and e-discovery, collect and analyze data using forensic and recovery tactics, techniques, and procedures, and work with stakeholders to analyze, recommend, and justify forensic solutions while considering various aspects of an organization.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.