National CAE Designated Institution
  • Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course introduces the unique skills and methodologies necessary to assist in the investigation and prosecution of cyber crimes involving decryption. Topics include decryption of PGP key rings, private keys, EFS hard drives, and encrypted containers. Upon completion, students will be able to use the course processes and methodologies to obtain forensic evidence from encrypted files, folders, and systems.

Learning Objectives

  • Password Cracking
  • Password Creation
  • Computer Forensics Investigation Procedures and Response
  • Investigation File and Operation Systems
  • Investigating Data and Image Files 
  • Investigation Network Intrusions and Cybercrime

Framework Connections

Feedback

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