This course will focus on economic and other crimes perpetrated over the Internet or other telecommunications networks. This course will discuss crimes ranging from auction fraud and social engineering to e-mail scams and phishing. Network forensics and investigative techniques will also be presented.
Understand different types of cybercrime and relate how cybercrime can be a component of almost every crime
Understand the legal and technical tools needed to investigate cybercrime
Identify and extract digital artifacts and use them as investigative leads
Conduct online reconnaissance on technical and human targets
Explain technical evidence using a common language level so non-technical people can understand
Understand international issues and cooperation in cybercrime investigation
Understand the challenges and potential in cybercrime investigation in the future
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.