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

Determine the nature and extent of an incident by applying the principles of digital forensics, including where appropriate reconstructing a cyber-incident.

2

Analyze volatile data, nonvolatile data and files of unknown origin.

3

Compare the priorities of cyber forensics for different communities

4

Evaluate and integrate different tools to create a personal forensics toolkit.

5

Defend the results of an investigation to various audiences including technical, legal and management.

6

Create and justify forensic checklists for both existing and new technologies using established methods.