Continuing IT Training Program
Cyber Forensics (formerly Cyber Security and IT Forensics)
Program OverviewThis course will introduce students to the tools, techniques, and procedures employed by digital investigation teams found at various sizes and types of organizations in order to be able to properly assess the effectiveness of these teams and how they fit into the larger picture of the IT security program.
Key ObjectivesStudents will learn basics of various digital forensics tools, techniques, and procedures. Students will learn the skills necessary to properly collect digital evidence, how to properly handle that evidence, what artifacts to look for in evidence, and to properly report the findings. Specific attention will be placed on various industry best practices and when different practices should and should not be applied in order to prepare students to understand and audit the effectiveness of forensics teams.
Instructional FormatLectures and class discussion
DurationFour and one-half day course
IT Subject Matter Experts and IT Examiners with significant IT experience.
This course is open to appropriate staff of the FDIC and partner government regulatory agencies. This course is not open to the public or staff of private banks.
PrerequisitesParticipant should have attended ITEC and all Basic Level courses, and if possible, Network Architecture and Security.
CreditsDepending on the vendor, this course may provide CPE/CEU credits. Any credits offered would be strictly handled by the vendor.
For more information concerning course content and administration, please contact Kathryn Shipley at (703) 516-5071.