Certified Network Forensics Examiner
The Certified Network Forensics Examiner vendor neutral certification was developed for a U.S. classified government agency. The C)NFE takes a digital and network forensic skill set to the next level by navigating through over twenty modules of network forensic topics.
The CNFE provides practical experience through our lab exercises that simulate real-world scenarios that cover investigation and recovery of data in network, Physical Interception, Traffic Acquisition, Analysis, Wireless Attacks and SNORT. The course focuses on the centralizing and investigating of logging systems as well as network devices.
To find out when this course is being offered next, please refer to our Course Schedule.
- 2 years of networking experience
- 2 years of IT Security
- Working Knowledge of TCPIP
Continuing education: 40 CPE Credits
- Have knowledge to perform network forensic examinations.
- Have knowledge to accurately report on their findings from examinations
- Be ready to sit for the C)NFE Exam
The Certified Network Forensics Examiner certification exam is taken online through Mile2’s Assessment and Certification System (MACS), which is accessible on your mile2.com account. The exam will take 2 hours and consist of 100 multiple choice questions. The cost is $400 USD and must be purchased from the store on Mile2.com.
- Module 1: Digital Evidence Concepts
- Module 2: Network Evidence Challenges
- Module 3: Network Forensics Investigative Methodology
- Module 4: Network-Based Evidence
- Module 5: Network Principles
- Module 6: Internet Protocol Suite
- Module 7: Physical Interception
- Module 8: Traffic Acquisition Software
- Module 9: Live Acquisition
- Module 10: Analysis
- Module 11: Layer 2 Protocol
- Module 12: Wireless Access Points
- Module 13: Wireless Capture Traffic and Analysis
- Module 14: Wireless Attacks
- Module 15: NIDS_Snort
- Module 16: Centralized Logging and Syslog
- Module 17: Investigating Network Devices
- Module 18: Web Proxies and Encryption
- Module 19: Network Tunneling
- Module 20: Malware Forensics