Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents Course

This course teaches how to create a plan for performing forensic investigations after incidents occur, collect and analyze electronic evidence in a secure manner to prevent tampering or compromise, and implement measures to follow up on an investigation.

25 minutes

Course description

Following a cybersecurity incident, you may be called on to perform forensic analysis, such as collecting evidence and determining how and why the incident occurred, and who caused it.


Course Review and Exam Preview

Video - 00:06:00

This video is a quick summary of the lessons learned in this course.
Follow Up on the Results of an Investigation

Video - 00:05:00

This video looks at cyber law and the follow-up process to an investigation.
Securely Collect and Analyze Electronic Evidence

Video - 00:06:00

This video goes into detail about evidence collection and preservation.
Apply a Forensic Investigation Plan

Video - 00:09:00

This video reviews the formal process of forensic investigation and collect of evidence in preparation of a court case.

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Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • All-Source Analyst
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  • Exploitation Analyst

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  • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
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  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
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