EC-Council’s Essentials Series is the first MOOC certification course series covering essential skills in network defense, ethical hacking, and digital forensics.
The Essentials Series’ Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) contain eCourseware and video instruction, which is being offered free, with optional paid upgrades to course labs, exam prep, course assessments, and exam vouchers leading to certifications across each of the three Essentials Series courses.
Who Should Attend These Courses?
EC-Council’s Essentials Series programs and certifications build and validate candidates’ skills for their cybersecurity future. It is ideal for IT professionals who are seeking to foray into the exciting world of cybersecurity. Cybersecurity enthusiasts and students will readily find the program interesting, challenging, and useful.
Designed by the Experts
The Essentials Series was designed by industry experts to provide an unbiased approach to learning and exploring industry best practices. It empowers individuals to:
Gain foundational knowledge in cybersecurity
Practice essentials skills such as how to defend networks and investigate them
Challenge industry recognized exams and earn cybersecurity credentials to build and further your career
Digital Forensics Essentials is a first-of-its-kind MOOC certification that offers foundational knowledge and skills on digital forensics with add-on labs for handson experience. Twelve modules cover the fundamental concepts of digital forensics, such as dark web forensics, investigating web application attacks, and more.
Modules: What You Will Learn
01 Computer Forensics Fundamentals
02 Computer Forensics Investigation Process
03 Understanding Hard Disks and File Systems
04 Data Acquisition and Duplication
05 Defeating Anti-forensics Techniques
06 Windows Forensics
07 Linux and Mac Forensics
08 Network Forensics
09 Investigating Web Attacks
10 Dark Web Forensics
11 Investigating Email Crime
12 Malware Forensics
Length: 15 academic hours
Tools You Will Learn and Use
Linux, Windows, Sleuth Kit, Wireshak, Splunk, TOR browser, ESEDatabaseView
Certification : Digital Forensics Essentials
Exam Length : 2 Hours
Exam Format : MCQ
No. of Questions: 75
Free Courseware: The Essentials series comes with free learning resources such as eCourseware, lab tutorials, and video lectures that are easy to download and read on any device.
Lab Range (Paid):Practical hands-on learning in a simulated environment gives candidates a competitive edge to hone their skills. Each course in the Essentials Series includes 12 modules with learning exercises and lab ranges that provide a basic to intermediate knowledge of network defense, ethical hacking, and digital forensics.
Certification (Paid):Each Essentials course comes with an onsite or remote certification exam. Following a successful exam attempt, the course-specific certification credential will have a validity period of three years from the date of the successful exam attempt.
If you would like to buy the paid extras to the course, please contact us via e-mail [email protected]
iLabs – 102€ (85€+km)
Exam preparation – 66€ (55€+km)
PRS Exam voucher – 156€ (130€+km)
iLabs + Exam preparation + RPS Exam voucher – 300€ (250€+km)