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Incident Response and Forensics

Explore the how an incident response plan works and learn the basic concepts related to digital forensics in this four-video introductory course.

4 videos  //  11 minutes of training

Course description

This course explains the purpose and main components of an incident response plan and walks through the phases of the incident response process: Preparation, Identification, Containment, Eradication, Recovery and Review/Lessons Learned. The course also introduces basic digital forensics and data acquisition concepts, including order of volatility, chain of custody, evidence handling and sources of forensic data.

Course syllabus

Incident Response PlanDuration: 2:49

Incident Response ProcessDuration: 2:5

Basic Forensics ConceptsDuration: 2:50

Data AcquisitionDuration: 3:15

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At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.