This course will address the legal and technical aspects of seizing and analyzing electronic evidence, including laptops, desktops and mobile devices. Students will learn the fundamentals of handling evidence, creating forensic images and analyzing electronic evidence using forensic software packages. Upon successful course completion students will be able to apply the principles of computer forensics to legally seize electronic evidence, perform analysis using forensic software and report findings in analysis reports.
CJ229 for Criminal Justice or
CIS212 for CIS Digital Forensics Track