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CCFP Certification

Introduction:

The Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP) Certification is one of the available certifications from (ISC)2. CCFP addresses more experienced cyber forensics professionals who already have the proficiency and perspective to effectively apply their cyber forensics expertise to a variety of challenges.

Overview of CCFP certification:

The CCFP credential indicates expertise in forensics techniques and procedures, standards of practice, and legal and ethical principles to assure accurate, complete, and reliable digital evidence admissible in a court of law. The CCFP is an objective measure of excellence valued by courts and employers alike.

Requirements for CCFP certification:

The ideal candidate should have experience, skills or knowledge in:

  1. Legal and Ethical Principles
  2. Investigations
  3. Forensic Science
  4. Digital Forensics
  5. Application Forensics
  6. Hybrid and Emerging Technologies

Candidates must have a 4-year college degree leading to a Baccalaureate, or regional equivalent, plus 3 years of cumulative paid full-time digital forensics or IT security experience in 3 out of the 6 domains of the credential.

Those candidates who do not hold a 4-year college degree leading to a Baccalaureate, or regional equivalent, must have 6 years of cumulative paid full-time digital forensics or IT security experience in 3 out of the 6 domains of the credential. Candidates without the required degree may receive a 1-year professional experience waiver for holding an alternate forensics certification on the (ISC) approved list.

Please visit, (ISC)2 CCFP Practice Tests for more information on exam details.

 

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