2013-2015 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 15, 2021  
2013-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CSCI 6637 - Introduction to Cyber Forensic Science


Prerequisite: CSCI 6643  .  This course provides students with the basic theoretical and practical foundations necessary for the investigation of computer related or computer-assisted crimes.  The discipline of cyber forensic science will be discussed and outlined with emphasis on the sub-discipline of computer forensics.  Students will learn the basics of acquiring digital evidence from storage media, authenticating the digital evidence, and analyzing it.  Topics include: deleted file recovery, anti-forensics, rules of evidence, law as it relates to computer crime, computer crime scene search and seizure, memory forensics, introduction to file systems, e-mail forensics, and network forensics.
3 credit hours.