Technology
 

Digital Forensics

Digital Forensics
Fundamentals of digital forensics, legal issues, evidence, chain of custody, media analysis, incident response, corporate forensics, and network forensics.
IT&C
566
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesIT&C 366; or C S 465; or IS 560
 TaughtWinter
 ProgramsContaining IT&C 566
Course Outcomes: 

1

Choose and apply appropriate strategies for incident response with a team.

2

Identify and trace malicious behavior by acquiring and analyzing digital data during an investigation using forensically-sound techniques.

3

Evaluate and articulate the effectiveness of novel tools for the digital forensics or the incident response process.

4

Create and present templates for and reports of an investigation by applying principles of good forensic documentation.

5

Identify the nature and activity of files by applying principles of malware analysis.