The intent of the Digital Forensics Knowledge Unit is to provide students with the skills to apply forensics techniques throughout an investigation life cycle with a focus on complying with legal requirements.
- Discuss the rules, laws, policies, and procedures that affect digital forensics
- Use one or more common DF tools, such as EnCase, FTK, ProDiscover, Xways, SleuthKit.
- Describe the steps in performing digital forensics from the initial recognition of an incident through the steps of evidence gathering, preservation and analysis, through the completion of legal proceedings.
Below are the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Tasks (KSA-T) identified as being required to perform this work role.
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