Battlefield Forensics & Data Acquisition

A digital forensic acquisition training course, provides the necessary skills to identify the many and varied data storage mediums in use today, and how to collect and preserve this data in a forensically sound manner despite how and where it may be stored. It covers digital acquisition from computers, portable devices, networks, and the cloud. It then teaches the student Battlefield Forensics, or the art and science of identifying and starting to extract actionable intelligence from a hard drive in 90 minutes or less.

Course syllabus:

  1. Evidence File Quick Wins and Dealing with Smartphones

  2. Evidence Acquisition and Collection

  3. Quick Win Forensics

  4. Non-Traditional and Cloud Acquisition

  5. Apple Acquisition, Internet of Things, and Online Attibution

  6. Beyond the Forensic Tools: The Deeper Dive