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Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)

GCFA holders have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and ability to conduct formal incident investigations and handle advanced incident handling scenarios, including internal and external data breach intrusions, advanced persistent threats, anti-forensic techniques used by attackers, and complex digital forensic cases. Professionals holding the GCFA are qualified to work in the information security, computer forensics, and incident response fields.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
This badge is issued by Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

Skills

  • Cybercrime
  • Data Carving
  • Digital Forensics
  • Evidence Preservation
  • Filesystem Analysis
  • Image Handling
  • Incident Response
  • Information Security
  • Malware Analysis
  • Network Forensics
  • Timeline Analysis
  • Windows

What it takes to earn this badge

Standards

ANSI ISO/IEC 17024:2012 ANSI accreditation is generally recognized as the highest standard in personnel certification accreditation.