This course will teach students to preserve and analyze data on a range of mobile electronic devices, examples of these include: mobile phones; tablets; eBook readers and GPS systems. At the conclusion of the course students will be able to use and evaluate different methods of data preservation, including removal and download of data from silicon chips, software synchronization and forensic software. Students will also be able to develop methods of interpreting data copied from these devices.
Conduct and report on the analysis of a mobile device
Develop and evaluate methodologies for mobile device analysis
Evaluate risks associated with different mobile device preservation techniques
Use a range of methods for preserving data from mobile devices
Identify the legal issues associated with examining telecommunications devices
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.