Digital Forensics ConceptsLearn the theories and skills used by professional digital forensic examiners.
What you will learnIn the Digital Forensics Concepts path, the student will learn about legal considerations applicable to computer forensics and how to identify, collect and preserve digital evidence. This path dives into the scientific principles relating to digital forensics and gives the student a close look at on-scene triaging, keyword lists, grep, file hashing, report writing and the profession of digital forensic examination.
Digital Forensics Concepts Skill Assessment
Assessment - 29 questions
Introduction to Digital Forensics
Course - 01:04:00
Legal considerations and search authority
Course - 00:39:00
The investigative process
Course - 00:16:00
Recognizing and collecting digital evidence
Course - 00:28:00
Preservation of evidence/On scene triage
Course - 00:28:00
Hash values and file hashing
Course - 00:20:00
Creating a disk image
Course - 01:02:00
Key word and grep searches
Course - 00:33:00
Course - 00:26:00
Reporting and peer review
Course - 00:29:00
Digital Forensics Project
Course - 02:38:00
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