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CHFI: EC-Council Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator

Guaranteed to Run Scheduled Fully Booked
Location
Auldhouse Anywhere
Nov 2021
29
Code: CHFI
Length: 5 Days
Overview

Computer hacking forensic investigation is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks.

Delivery format(s)
On-Site
On-Site
Classroom
Classroom
Anywhere
Anywhere
OBJECTIVES

CHFI v10 includes all the essentials of digital forensics analysis and evaluation required for today’s digital world. From identifying the footprints of a breach to collecting evidence for a prosecution, CHFI v10 walks students through every step of the process with experiential learning. This course has been tested and approved by veterans and top practitioners of the cyber forensics industry.

CHFI v10 is engineered by industry practitioners for both professionals and aspiring professionals alike from careers including forensic analysts, cybercrime investigators, cyber defense forensic analysts, incident responders, information technology auditors, malware analysts, security consultants, and chief security officers.

Exam vouchers are included with the course. Exams are not taken at the conclusion of the course. Exam candidates are required to book their exam after completion of the course. Your EC-Council Exam Centre Voucher will come with an expiry date. Please refer to the DDLS booking terms and conditions regarding exam voucher validity.

PREREQUISITES

IT/forensics professionals with basic knowledge of IT/cybersecurity, computer forensics, and incident response. Knowledge of Threat Vectors

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
  • Forensic Science
  • Regulations, Policies and Ethics
  • Digital Evidence
  • Procedures and Methodology
  • Digital Forensics
  • Tools/Systems/Programs
WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The CHFI program is designed for all IT professionals involved with information system security, computer forensics, and incident response.

Target Audience:

  • Police and other law enforcement personnel
  • Defense and Security personnel
  • e-Business Security professionals
  • Legal professionals
  • Banking, Insurance, and other professionals
  • Government agencies
  • IT managers
  • Digital Forensics Service Providers

We can also deliver and customise this training course for larger groups – saving your organisation time, money and resources. For more information, please contact us on 0800 835 835.

COURSE OUTLINE

Module 1: Computer Forensics in Today’s World

  • Understand the Fundamentals of Computer Forensics
  • Understand Cybercrimes and their Investigation Procedures
  • Understand Digital Evidence
  • Understand Forensic Readiness, Incident Response and the Role of SOC (Security
  • Identify the Roles and Responsibilities of a Forensic Investigator
  • Understand the Challenges Faced in Investigating Cybercrimes
  • Understand Legal Compliance in Computer Forensics

Module 2: Computer Forensics Investigation Process

  • Understand the Forensic Investigation Process and its Importance
  • Understand the Pre-investigation Phase
  • Understand First Response
  • Understand the Post-investigation Phase

Module 3: Understanding Hard Disks and File Systems

  • Describe Different Types of Disk Drives and their Characteristics
  • Explain the Logical Structure of a Disk
  • Understand Booting Process of Windows, Linux and Mac Operating Systems
  • Understand Various File Systems of Windows, Linux and Mac Operating Systems
  • Examine File System Using Autopsy and The Sleuth Kit Tools
  • Understand Storage Systems
  • Understand Encoding Standards and Hex Editors
  • Analyse Popular File Formats Using Hex Editor

Module 4: Data Acquisition and Duplication

  • Understand Data Acquisition Fundamentals
  • Understand Data Acquisition Methodology
  • Prepare an Image File for Examination

Module 5: Defeating Anti-forensics Techniques

  • Understand Anti-forensics Techniques
  • Discuss Data Deletion and Recycle Bin Forensics
  • Illustrate File Carving Techniques and Ways to Recover Evidence from Deleted Partitions
  • Explore Password Cracking/Bypassing Techniques
  • Detect Steganography, Hidden Data in File System Structures, Trail Obfuscation, and File Extension Mismatch
  • Understand Techniques of Artifact Wiping, Overwritten Data/Metadata Detection, and Encryption
  • Detect Program Packers and Footprint Minimising Techniques
  • Understand Anti-forensics Countermeasures

Module 6: Windows Forensics

  • Collect Volatile and Non-volatile Information
  • Perform Windows Memory and Registry Analysis
  • Examine the Cache, Cookie and History Recorded in Web Browsers
  • Examine Windows Files and Metadata
  • Understand Text-based Logs and Windows Event Logs

Module 7: Linux and Mac Forensics

  • Understand Volatile and Non-volatile Data in Linux
  • Analyse Filesystem Images Using The Sleuth Kit
  • Demonstrate Memory Forensics Using Volatility & PhotoRec
  • Understand Mac Forensics

Module 8: Network Forensics

  • Understand Network Forensics
  • Explain Logging Fundamentals and Network Forensic Readiness
  • Summarise Event Correlation Concepts
  • Identify Indicators of Compromise (IoCs) from Network Logs
  • Investigate Network Traffic
  • Perform Incident Detection and Examination with SIEM Tools
  • Monitor and Detect Wireless Network Attacks

Module 9: Investigating Web Attacks

  • Understand Web Application Forensics
  • Understand Internet Information Services (IIS) Logs
  • Understand Apache Web Server Logs
  • Understand the Functionality of Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
  • Understand the Functionality of Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  • Analysing ModSecurity Audit Logs
  • Investigate Web Attacks on Windows-based Servers
  • Detect and Investigate Various Attacks on Web Applications

Module 10: Dark Web Forensics

  • Understand the Dark Web
  • Determine How to Identify the Traces of Tor Browser during Investigation
  • Perform Tor Browser Forensics

Module 11: Database Forensics

  • Understand Database Forensics and its Importance
  • Determine Data Storage and Database Evidence Repositories in MSSQL Server
  • Collect Evidence Files on MSSQL Server
  • Perform MSSQL Forensics
  • Understand Internal Architecture of MySQL and Structure of Data Directory
  • Understand Information Schema and List MySQL Utilities for Performing Forensic Analysis
  • Perform MySQL Forensics on WordPress Web Application Database

Module 12: Cloud Forensics

  • Understand the Basic Cloud Computing Concepts
  • Understand Cloud Forensics
  • Understand the Fundamentals of Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Determine How to Investigate Security Incidents in AWS
  • Understand the Fundamentals of Microsoft Azure
  • Determine How to Investigate Security Incidents in Azure
  • Understand Forensic Methodologies for Containers and Microservices

Module 13: Investigating Email Crimes

  • Understand Email Basics
  • Understand Email Crime Investigation and its Steps
  • U.S. Laws Against Email Crime

Module 14: Malware Forensics

  • Define Malware and Identify the Common Techniques Attackers Use to Spread
  • Understand Malware Forensics Fundamentals and Recognise Types of Malware Analysis
  • Understand and Perform Static Analysis of Malware
  • Analyse Suspicious Word and PDF Documents
  • Understand Dynamic Malware Analysis Fundamentals and Approaches
  • Analyse Malware Behavior on System Properties in Real-time
  • Analyse Malware Behavior on Network in Real-time
  • Describe Fileless Malware Attacks and How they Happen
  • Perform Fileless Malware Analysis – Emotet

Module 15: Mobile Forensics

  • Understand the Importance of Mobile Device Forensics
  • Illustrate Architectural Layers and Boot Processes of Android and iOS Devices
  • Explain the Steps Involved in Mobile Forensics Process
  • Investigate Cellular Network Data
  • Understand SIM File System and its Data Acquisition Method
  • Illustrate Phone Locks and Discuss Rooting of Android and Jailbreaking of iOS Devices
  • Perform Logical Acquisition on Android and iOS Devices
  • Perform Physical Acquisition on Android and iOS Devices
  • Discuss Mobile Forensics Challenges and Prepare Investigation Report

Module 16: IoT Forensics

  • Understand IoT and IoT Security Problems
  • Recognise Different Types of IoT Threats
  • Understand IoT Forensics
  • Perform Forensics on IoT Devices

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