Computer Forensics Tutorials

Computer Forensics online tutorials

In this tutorial, the participant will learn the skills necessary to launch and complete a computer investigation. The tutorial guides the participant through conducting a high-tech investigation, from acquiring digital evidence to reporting its findings. Participants will learn how to set up a forensics lab, how to acquire the proper and necessary tools, and how to conduct the investigation and subsequent digital analysis. The Tutorial features download sources of open source forensic software, so participants can become familiar with the tools of the trade.

The objectives of the course are:

  • Describe computer forensics technology
  • Discuss types of computer forensics technology
  • Research types of computer forensics systems
  • Review the anatomy of a hard drive
  • Analyse e-mail
  • Inspect computer forensics evidence and capture
  • Collect evidence and seize data
  • Manage the duplication and preservation of digital evidence
  • Perform computer image verification and authentication
  • Perform the discovery of electronic evidence
  • Verify the identification of data
  • Reconstruct past events
  • Investigate network forensics