Digital forensic practices stem from forensic science, the science of collecting and examining evidence or materials. Digital or computer forensics focuses on the digital domain including computer forensics, network forensics, and mobile forensics. As the cyber security profession evolves, organizations are learning the importance of employing digital forensic practices into their everyday activities. Computer forensic practices can help investigate attacks, system anomalies, or even help System administrators detect a problem by defining what is normal functional specifications and validating system information for irregular behaviors.
About the Exam
The CHFI certification is awarded after successfully passing the exam EC0 312-49. CHFI EC0 312-49 exams are available at ECC exam center around the world.
CHFI Exam Details
Number of Questions: 150
Passing Score: 70%
Test Duration: 4 hours
Test Format: Multiple choice
Test Delivery: ECC exam portal
CHFI Course Outline
Computer Forensics in Today’s World
Computer Forensics Investigation Process
Understanding Hard Disks and File Systems
Operating System Forensics
Defeating Anti-Forensics Techniques
Data Acquisition and Duplication
Investigating Web Attacks
Investigating Email Crimes
Who Is It For?
The CHFI program is designed for all IT professionals involved with information system security, computer forensics, and incident response.