• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description
This tutorial covers how Bulk Extractor can be used as a forensic tool to extract features such as email addresses, credit card numbers, URLs, and other types of information from digital evidence files. It is useful in analyzing image files, password cracking, processing compressed data and incomplete or partially corrupted data.

Learning Objectives

This tutorial covers how Bulk Extractor can be used as a forensic tool to extract features such as email addresses, credit card numbers, URLs, and other types of information from digital evidence files. It is useful in analyzing image files, password cracking, processing compressed data and incomplete or partially corrupted data. The tool is compatible to run with Linux and Windows OS and can be run in multi-threaded mode. It also includes a GUI 'Bulk Extractor Viewer' for browsing the extracted features and launching the scans. For analysis, it can plot histograms as well as utilize python scripts. __Teaching Assistant__ Vikramajeet Khatri and Tahir Ibrahim __(Disclaimer: Breaking Stuff with Robert is a Cybrary series that will be running indefinitely. You will not earn CEU/CPE hours by watching any individual 'Breaking Stuff with Robert' episode. However, you can still earn a certificate of completion for each episode completed.)__

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.