CHFI

Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator

CHFI

Every crime leaves a trail of evidence

CHFI is a comprehensive course covering major forensic investigation scenarios that enables students to acquire necessary hands-on experience on standard forensic tools

Ground-breaking technologies​

CHFI prepares students to conduct computer investigations using advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction

Proves hands-on skills​

The only program that gives a chance to students to learn under simulated threat environments and gain real-world skills before they start their professional career

Enhanced Focus on Cloud Security

Candidates will learn from cloud-based virtual labs to practice various investigation techniques in a real-time and simulated environment

Computer crime in today’s cyber world is on the rise

Far too many cyber-attacks are occurring across the globe where laws are clearly broken and due to improper or non-existent forensic investigations, the cyber criminals go either unidentified, undetected, or are simply not prosecuted.

CHFI covers detailed methodological approach to computer forensic and evidence analysis. It provides the necessary skillset for identification of intruder’s footprints and gathering necessary evidence for its prosecution. All major tools and theories used by cyber forensic industry are covered in the curriculum.

The certification can fortify the applied knowledge level of law enforcement personnel, system administrators, security officers, defense and military personnel, legal professionals, bankers, computer and network security professionals, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of the network and digital investigations.

CHFI presents a methodological approach to computer forensic including searching and seizing, chain-of-custody, acquisition, preservation, analysis and reporting of digital evidence

CHFI will verify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to identify data, images and/or activity which may be the target of an internal investigation. 

Candidates will also learn to generate reports which detail the approach, and an audit trail which documents actions taken to support the integrity of the internal investigation process.

Candidates will learn to recover active, system and hidden files with date/time stamp information, investigate and analyze all response activities related to cyber incidents.

What Skills Will You Learn?

How to analyze logs from various devices like proxy, firewall, IPS, IDS, Desktop, laptop, servers, SIM tool, router, firewall, switches AD server, DHCP logs, Access Control Logs & conclude as part of investigation process

Post-intrusion analysis of electronic and digital media to determine the who, where, what, when, and how the intrusion occurred
Forensic technology methods in accordance with evidence handling procedures, including collection of hard copy and electronic documents
Cyber threat intelligence to identify what parts of your organization need to be reviewed and tested for security vulnerabilities, and how to reduce, prevent, and mitigate network risks.

 The average salary for CHFI certified professionals in the United States is $99,014 a year

Jobs That Require or Benefit from a CHFI Certification

  • Computer forensics analyst
  • Vulnerability analyst
  • Incident response team member
  • Law enforcement officers
  • SOC Security analyst
  • Cybersecurity specialist
  • Threat intelligence analyst
  • Security engineer
  • Cybersecurity analyst
  • IT auditor
  • Security consultant

Learn From the Comfort of Your Home

Self Paced Training

  • Instructor led training modules (1 year access)
  • Official e-courseware (1 year access)
  • iLabs (6 Months Access)
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Exam Voucher

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