Certified Network Forensics Examiner (C)NFE)


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Do you want to advance your Cyber Security career and move into the world of Network Forensics? Well look no further! Our Certified Network Forensics Examiner (CNFE) course will add a vital skillset to your CV. This course will teach you what you need to know in order to get your dream job in Network Forensics.

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Tutor Support Available
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Accredited by Mile2
  • Practice Labs Included
Certified Network Forensics Examiner (C)NFE)
£663 ex. VAT

This Certified Network Forensics Examiner course (CNFE) was initially developed for a U.S. classified government agency. Such is the level of importance of this course! The CNFE provides hands-on experience through our live lab exercises, which simulate real-world scenarios, covering investigation and recovery of data in a network, Traffic Acquisition, Physical Interception, Analysis, Wireless Attacks, and more. 

We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT
We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

This course is for anyone who is looking to advance their Cyber Security career and branch into Network Forensics. Network forensics is the practice of piecing together all elements of a breach or crime. Usually you will be working with police to identify who did what and provide evidence to support that.

This course sets you up to take your Cyber Security career to the next level. You should already have an understanding of networks and Cyber practices. The types of jobs you could then apply for include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital & Network Forensic Engineers
  • IS & IT managers
  • Network Auditors
  • Network Forensic Specialist
  • Network Forensic Examiner
  • Instructor-led, online course materials
  • Four weeks access to live labs
  • Instant live chat tutor support
  • A free exam re-take
  • Customer support, Monday to Friday
  • An e-Book that you can study offline
  • Exam preparation including an exam simulator to signify where your strengths and weaknesses are

You will be able to apply forensically-sound best practice techniques against virtual infrastructure entities in the following use case scenarios:

  • Identifying direct evidence of a crime
  • Attributing evidence to specific suspects
  • Confirming (or negating) suspect alibis
  • Confirming (or negating) suspect statements
  • Determining (or negating) suspect intent
  • Determining (or negating) Identifying sources
  • Determining (or negating) Authenticating documents

Exam Information

  • Exams are immediately loaded in your mile2® user account immediately after purchase
  • Once you have passed your exam, you will immediately receive an electronic certificate
  • All mile2® exams are taken online and can be taken anywhere and anytime
  • All exams are 2 hours long, have 100 questions, with a passing score of 70%
  • There are NO prerequisites for attempting any mile2® exam

Course Outline

Throughout this course you'll learn about how to apply forensically-sound techniques against virtual infrastructure entities, to identify direct evidence of a crime, attribute evidence to specific suspects, confirming or negating suspect alibis, and much more!

Module Outline

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 SoftwareScanning

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 Scanning

Module 20 - Malware Forensics

If you are funding your own course, we can provide a multitude of flexible payment plans and pricing options, just some of which are listed below:

  • Pay for the course in full via bank transfer, debit or credit card or PayPal;
  • Pay in 2 or 3 instalments at no additional cost;
  • Pay in 6, 10 or 12-month instalments;
  • Finance options

Finance Option

Finance is a great way to spread the cost of your purchase. To make it easy, we have teamed up with Deko whose smart technology lets you apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.

We offer a range of interest free and interest-bearing finance* options to help you spread the cost of your purchase over 12, 24, 36 or 48 months.

You will be only considered for finance if you meet certain eligibility criteria as set out by Deko**.

*Finance is provided through Deko platform by a number of lenders and you will be offered the best rate available based on your credit history and the lenders’ credit decision policy.

** Your application will be assessed based on eligibility, credit history and affordability and Deko will let you know the outcome in just a few seconds. It’s important to know that when applying for finance a hard credit check is made which is recorded on your credit file.

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