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An online digital forensics degree focuses on the computer forensics tools used to analyze network attacks, digital threats, and cybersecurity breeches. In this hands-on program, you’ll use real world examples to:

  • Prepare for your CompTIA Network+ and ISC2 certification exams
  • Discuss the importance of computer forensics and the process of setting up a cybersecurity lab
  • Develop a cybersecurity investigation plan to address an organizational need
  • Summarize files systems, hard disks, and digital media processes in the context of computer forensics
  • Apply password identification tools in a controlled environment
  • Use cyber software to perform forensic tasks and TCP/IP packet analysis
  • Analyze, recognize, and investigate web attacks
  • Review router architecture and discuss different types of router attacks and investigation techniques
  • Analyze and investigate Denial of Service/Distributed Denial of Service attacks
  • Apply techniques and tools needed for penetration tests
  • Generate network threat testing techniques, including denial of service, password identification, application and database penetration, virus and Trojan detection, and log management penetration