Advanced Digital Forensics


This course offers a broad introduction to the forensic investigation of digital devices. We cover the preservation, recovery, harvesting, and courtroom presentation of information from file systems, operating systems, networks, database systems applications, media files, and embedded systems. The primary goal of the class is to understand why and from where information is recoverable in these systems. We also cover relevant issues from criminology, law, and the study of privacy. This course counts as a CS Elective toward the CS major (BA or BS).

Spring 2020
Base cost: $2280 ($760/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Class Fee: $
Materials fee may apply. See SPIRE for details
  • Start date: January 21, 2020
  • End date: April 29, 2020
  • Last day to add: February 3, 2020
  • Last day to drop: February 3, 2020
  • Last day to withdraw: March 24, 2020
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