• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to appropriate principles and guidelines that can be used in
information security for information technology auditing. An overview of skills and techniques will be
presented to evaluate potential risks in IT environments. Students will gain the ability to evaluate and
quantify risks to reduce potential IT threats.

Learning Objectives

Demonstrate the ability to secure digital assets using best practices, appropriate laws, and relevant regulations related to digital investigations.
Evaluate situations associated with major computer and network forensics cases and provide insights on possible mitigations to future matters.
Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of the management of digital investigations, which may include but is not limited to collection, storage, cataloging evidence for use in prosecution of a digital crime scene.

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.