This course provides a review of topics and exam preparation for the Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) exam. The CHFI v9 Certification Training Camp is a 5-day or 10-night hands-on interactive course that covers using today’s tools in the forensic trade, including software, hardware and specialized techniques used in computer hacking forensic investigation or in the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks. This knowledge or certification applies to security officers, auditors, security professionals, site administrators, and really anyone who is concerned about digital evidence acquisition, or handling and analysis in a forensically sound manner. In this course students prepare for the CHFI exam by studying the forensic trade through lectures and hands-on lab exercises. In addition, the application and testing process for the CHFI as well as key topics on the exam are covered.
- Computer Forensics in Today’s World
- Computer Forensics Investigation Process
- Understanding Hard Disks and File Systems
- Data Acquisition and Duplicatoin
- Defeating Anti-Forensics Techniques
- Operating System Forensics
- Network Forensics
- Investigating Web Attacks
- Database Forensics
- Cloud Forensics
- Malware Forensics
- Investigating Email Crimes
- Mobile Forensics
- Forensics Report Writing and Presentation
- Physical courseware
- 6 months access to EC-Council's official Online lab environment (iLabs) with all tools pre-loaded into platform
Exam Details CHFI:
- Exam Code: 312-49 (IBT), 312-49 (VUE) or EC0-349 (APTC)
- Number of Questions: 150
- Passing Score: 70%
- Duration: 4 hours
- Availability: Prometric Prime/ Prometric APTC/ VUE
- Test Format: Multiple Choice
The Academic Unit Eligibility is based on contact hours, level of difficulty and certification exam results. Please note that college credit eligibility is a formal academic process that is unconnected to SLU’s Workforce Center. We encourage all students to email their official exam results to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can house pass/fail results in their student portal for verification.
- IT/forensics professionals with basic knowledge on IT/cybersecurity, computer forensics, and incident response
- It is strongly recommended that you attend the CEH class before enrolling into CHFI program.
30 Hours | 5 Days or 10 Nights
*Academic Unit eligibility to be determined by college/university in which you are enrolled in a degree seeking program.