This course is designed to provide foundational knowledge and hands-on skills needed to become a mobile device forensics examiner. This vendor-neutral, hands-on training course designed to teach students what is happening behind the code of popular forensic software. We focus on the forensics process, identifying where data resides and how to extract that data manually. This course is designed for forensic examiners, detectives, investigators, information security professionals and law enforcement officers who desire to specialize in mobile device forensics. This course will also benefit lawyers, paralegals, IT auditors and IT professionals involved in civil proceedings and the electronic discovery process. This course will prepare students who are seeking the Mobile Device Forensics Examiner (MDFE) certification, an industry leading vendor-neutral mobile device forensics certification.
Identify the fundamental concepts and technologies involved in mobile forensics.
Implement proper incident response procedures.
Identify primary technologies used in mobile devices.
Acquire evidence from mobile devices.
Analyze extracted evidence.
Collect evidence from other sources.
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.