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Computer Forensics Specialization
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Computer Forensics Specialization

Launch Your Career in Computer Forensics. The Computer Forensics Specialization teaches you how to identify, analyze & collect forensic evidence.

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Denise Duffy

Instructor: Denise Duffy

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Specialization - 3 course series

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4.8

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Intermediate level

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1 month at 10 hours a week
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What you'll learn

  • The student will learn about digital forensics concepts.

  • The student will understand concepts about Windows OS forensics.

  • The Student will be able to apply new forensics concepts for the Windows Registry.

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Specialization - 3 course series

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4.8

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Intermediate level

Recommended experience

1 month at 10 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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Specialization - 3 course series

Digital Forensics Concepts

Course 17 hours4.8 (177 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • The student will learn how to identify, collect and preserve digital evidence.

  • The student will be able to understand scientific principles relating to digital forensics.

  • The student will be able to understand concepts like keyword lists, grep, file hashing, and report writing.

Windows OS Forensics

Course 27 hours4.7 (57 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • The student will learn about the windows file systems, Fat32, ExFat, and NTFS.

  • Students will learn how these systems store data, what happens when a file gets written to disc, & what happens when a file gets deleted from disc.

  • Students will learn how to recover deleted files.

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Category: forensics
Category: windows os
Category: Data Recovery

Windows Registry Forensics

Course 38 hours4.8 (42 ratings)

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Denise Duffy
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