Learning Path

Network Forensics

    Syllabus

  • Web Traffic Analysis Course — 00:13:23
    • Dig into Web traffic analysis with this course covering write protection, Web forensics and cookies.

  • Network Traffic Analysis Cyber Range Course — 02:50:00
    • This cyber range allows you to learn and practice useful skills related to analyzing network traffic. You will work with Terminal Shark (TShark), Scapy and other tools to identify common network protocols, examine malware communications, extract transmitted files, filter output to display specific information, view communication statistics and much more. The labs in this range involve examining network capture files as well as capturing live traffic.

  • Email Analysis Course — 00:21:26
    • K0004, K0192, K0268, K0332, K0444, K0447, K0449, K0565, S0071

      Explore forensic email analysis with this course covering the structure, function and details of email.

  • Wireless Analysis Course — 00:38:26
    • K0004, K0056, K0093, K0108, K0113, K0137, K0138, K0274, K0375, K0428, K0438, K0445, K0446, K0556, K0560, K0614, S0138

      Take a moment to refresh your knowledge of wireless analysis. Includes vocabulary, examples and diagrams.

  • Protocol Analysis Course — 00:19:53
    • K0004, K0061, K0185, K0192, K0301, K0332, K0471, K0555, K0565, S0081

      Get to grips with protocol analysis through this course on TCP/IP concepts, routing, vocabulary and functions.

  • Log Analysis Course — 00:39:17
    • K0004, K0061, K0084, K0132, K0145, K0177, K0301, K0318, K0363, K0452, S0046, S0081, S0173, S0192, S0267

      Log analysis counts for a lot in an investigation. Learn to maximize your analysis process with this course covering log management, auditing, steps, concerns and more.

  • Network Security Technologies Course — 00:30:57
    • K0004, K0007, K0011, K0056, K0061, K0111, K0158, K0180, K0221, K0324, K0334, K0336, K0452, K0516, S0136

      Two videos reintroduce you to network security technologies, including tool families, uses and examples.

  • Network Forensics Concepts Course — 00:50:14
    • K0001, K0004, K0017, K0100, K0118, K0122, K0128, K0129, K0132, K0133, K0179, K0255, K0304, K0371, K0433, K0486, K0489, K0573, S0120

      Develop your knowledge of network forensics concepts, tools and techniques as you progress through this five-video course.

  • Networking Fundamentals Course — 00:31:36
    • Build a foundational knowledge of networking in this overview course covering key networking concepts and practices.

Syllabus

What you will learn

This learning path is designed to build a foundation of knowledge and skills around network forensics. As you progress through eight courses, you’ll learn the fundamentals of network design, network forensics tools and best practice, and how to perform analysis on a variety of data, including logs, TCP/IP protocols, wireless devices and component areas, web traffic and email. Upon completion, you’ll have the knowledge and skills required to conduct a networks forensics investigation.

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Meet the author

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.

Meet the author

Keatron Evans is a cybersecurity and workforce development expert with over 17 years of experience in penetration testing, incident response and information security management for federal agencies and Fortune 500 organizations. He is Principal Security Researcher at Infosec Institute, where he empowers the human side of cybersecurity with cyber knowledge and skills to outsmart cybercrime. Keatron is an established researcher, instructor and speaker, as well as the lead author of the best selling book, Chained Exploits: Advanced Hacking Attacks from Start to Finish. He regularly speaks at industry events like Black Hat, OWASP, ISACA and RSA, and serves as a cybersecurity subject matter expert for major media outlets like CNN, Fox News, Information Security Magazine and more.

Keatron holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems and dozens of cybersecurity certifications, including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) and Licensed Penetration Tester (LTP). When not teaching, speaking or managing his incident response business, KM Cyber Security LLC, Keatron enjoys practicing various martial arts styles, playing piano and bass guitar, and spending time with his family.

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How to claim CPEs

Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

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
  • Mission Assessment Specialist
  • Exploitation Analyst

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