CIS 238◊ Introduction to Computer Forensics

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/29/05

Introduces persons in the law enforcement, forensic science, computer security and legal communities to how computers and networks function, how they can be involved in crimes, how they can be used as a source of evidence, and how to collect and analyze evidence correctly. Course also covers the evidentiary, technical and legal issues related to digital evidence. Student is expected to have advanced operating system experience.

Prerequisite: CIS 176◊ or CIS 179◊, CIS 310

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 2 hours

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