The Certified Digital Forensics Examiner, C)DFE certification is designed to train Cyber Crime and Fraud Investigators. Students are taught electronic discovery and advanced investigation techniques.  This course is essential to anyone encountering digital evidence while conducting an investigation. Mile2’s Certified Digital Forensics Examiner training teaches the methodology for conducting a computer forensic examination. Students will learn to use forensically sound investigative techniques in order to evaluate the scene, collect and document all relevant information, interview appropriate personnel, maintain chain-of-­custody, and write a findings report. Through the use of a risk-based approach, the C)DFE is able to implement and maintain cost-effective security controls that are close


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Learning Objectives

Upon completion, the Certified Digital Forensics Examiner candidate will be able to competently take the CDFE exam.

  • Course Outline

  • Computer Forensic Incidents
    Investigative Theory
    Investigative Process
    Digital Acquisition and Analysis
    Disks and Storages
    Live Acquisitions
    Windows Forensics
    Linux Forensics
    Mac Forensics
    Examination Protocols
    Digital Evidence Protocols
    Digital Evidence Presentation
    Laboratory Protocols
    Specialized Artifact Recovery
    eDiscovery and ESI
    Mobile Forensics
    Incident Handling


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There are no stated prerequisites for this course. Please check with your representative for details.


Length: 5.0 days (40 hours)


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