Friday, February 23, 2018


Principles of Information Security and Digital Forensics

If you are new to the field of information security and digital forensics, this course is for you!  sec301

Investigations into either physical or cyber breaches need to involve both parties, as weaknesses in one area of security can have serious repercussions for the other. 

Some technical training will help bridge the gap and go a long way towards team building, improving skill sets, and communicating effectively with information technology and information security departments.


This course is a fast way to get up to speed and update your skills.  

This is a comprehensive entry level course that covers the basic common body of knowledge of information security.  

Additionally, as a primer for getting started in computer forensics, this course covers basic principles of digital forensics and cloud computing forensics.

This course aligns with the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), and ISACA’s CyberSecurity Fundamentals Certificate exam objectives.

Course content includes:

  • Information Security Principles
  • Access Control
  • Cryptography and Public Key Infrastructure
  • Networking Principles - OSI and TCP/IP
  • Network Security
  • Application Security
  • Physical Security power management, environmental and emanation security
  • Digital Forensics - Key Technical Concepts
  • "Cloud Computing" Forensic Principles



  • One strategic security mission with consistent goals.
  • Improved communication, coordination, and investigations between Physical Security and Information Security departments.
  • Improve compliance with security policies, procedures and regulatory and legal responsibilities.
  • Better alignment with BCP/DRPs.
  • Training nurtures and re-enforces your in-house security culture.


This course is the recommended pre-requsiste for the "Advanced Computer Forensic Investigation "  three day "hands-on" course.