Computer Forensics (edX)

Computer Forensics (edX)
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Successful completion of CYBER501x Cybersecurity Fundamentals
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Computer Forensics (edX)
Learn the process, techniques and tools for performing a digital forensics investigation to obtain data related to computer crimes. Digital forensics involves the investigation of computer-related crimes with the goal of obtaining evidence to be presented in a court of law.

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In this course, you will learn the principles and techniques for digital forensics investigation and the spectrum of available computer forensics tools. You will learn about core forensics procedures to ensure court admissibility of evidence, as well as the legal and ethical implications. You will learn how to perform a forensic investigation on both Unix/Linux and Windows systems with different file systems. You will also be guided through forensic procedures and review and analyze forensics reports.

This offering is part of the RITx Cybersecurity MicroMasters Program that prepares students to enter and advance in the field of computing security.


What you'll learn

- Court admissibility investigative procedures

- Attributes of various Windows and Unix/Linux file systems and file recovery processes

- To identify and apply appropriate forensics tools to acquire, preserve and analyze system image

- Review and critique a forensics report


Course Syllabus


Week 1: Digital Forensics Fundamentals

Introduction to Incident response digital forensics four-step procedure

Concepts: computer/network/Internet forensic and anti-forensics


Week 2: Unix/Linux fundamentals

Unix/Linux incident response tools

Unix/Linux file systems (Ext2/Ext3)


Week 3: Unix/Linux Forensic Investigation

Unix/Linux forensics investigation steps and technologies

Unix/Linux forensics case studies


Week 4: Windows Incident Response

Memory forensics

Windows incident response tools


Week 5: Windows fundamentals

Windows file systems

Windows forensics tools


Week 6: Windows Forensic Investigation

Windows acquisition

Windows forensics analysis – registry and other artifacts


Week 7: Advanced artifacts

Loadable kernel module rootkits

Steganography hiding, detection and analysis


Week 8: Review and Everything Together



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Course Auditing
214.00 EUR
Successful completion of CYBER501x Cybersecurity Fundamentals

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