Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator
Computer hacking forensic investigation is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks.
EC-Council’s Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) is the only comprehensive ANSI accredited, lab-focused program in the market that gives organizations vendor-neutral training in digital forensics. CHFI provides its attendees with a firm grasp of digital forensics, presenting a detailed and methodological approach to digital forensics and evidence analysis that also pivots around Dark Web, IoT, and Cloud Forensics. The tools and techniques covered in this program will prepare the learner for conducting digital investigations using ground-breaking digital forensics technologies.
The program is designed for IT professionals involved with information system security, computer forensics, and incident response. It will help fortify the application knowledge in digital forensics for forensic analysts, cybercrime investigators, cyber defense forensic analysts, incident responders, information technology auditors, malware analysts, security consultants, and chief security officers.
The program equips candidates with the necessary skills to proactively investigate complex security threats, allowing them to investigate, record, and report cybercrimes to prevent future attacks.
Possible Job Roles
Prerequisites & Work Experience
EC Council recommends CEH or 9 to 12 months hands-on experience in the lab or field.
The CHFI certification is awarded after successfully passing exam EC0 312-49. CHFI EC0 312-49 exams are available at ECC exam centers around the world.
CHFI Exam Details
- Number of Questions: 150
- Test Duration: 4 hours
- Test Format: Multiple Choice
- Test Delivery: ECC exam portal