EC Council Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) v9

CHFI v9 covers detailed methodological approach to computer forensic and evidence analysis. It provides the necessary skillset for identification of intruder’s footprints and gathering necessary evidence for its prosecution.

All major tools and theories used by cyber forensic industry are covered in the curriculum. The certification can fortify the applied knowledge level of law enforcement personnel, system administrators, security officers, defense and military personnel, legal professionals, bankers, computer and network security professionals, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of the network and digital investigations.  

Course participants

  • Anyone interested in cyber forensics/investigations 
  • Attorneys, legal consultants, and lawyers 
  • Law enforcement officers 
  • Police officers 
  • Federal/ government agents 
  • Defense and military 
  • Detectives/ investigators 
  • Incident response team members 
  • Information security managers 
  • Network defenders 
  • IT professionals, IT directors/ managers 
  • System/network engineers 
  • Security analyst/ architect/ auditors/ consultants


  • IT/forensics professionals with basic knowledge on IT/cyber security, computer forensics, and incident response 
  • Prior completion of CEH training would be an advantage


  • Module 1. Computer forensics in today’s world Module 8. Investigating web attacks
  • Module 2. Computer forensics investigation process
  • Module 3. Understanding hard disks and file systems
  • Module 4. Data acquisition and duplication
  • Module 5. Defeating anti-forensics techniques
  • Module 6. Operating system forensics
  • Module 7. Network forensics
  • Module 8. Investigating web attacks
  • Module 9. Database forensic
  • Module 10. Cloud forensic
  • Module 11. Malware forensic
  • Module 12. Investigating email crimes
  • Module 13. Mobile forensic
  • Module 14. Forensics report writing and presentation