Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator CHFI Syllabus

Module 1. Computer Forensics in Today’s World

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 Forensics

Module 10. Cloud Forensics

Module 11. Malware Forensics

Module 12. Investigating Email Crimes

Module 13. Mobile Forensics

Module 14. Forensics Report Writing and Presentation

CHFI v9 covers a 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 prospection. All major tools and theories used by the cyber forensic industry are covered in the curriculum. The certification can fortify the applied knowledge level of law enforceent personnel, system adinistrators, security officers, defense and military personnel, legal professionals, bankers, compuuter and network security professionals, and anyone who is concerened about the integrity of the network and digital investigations.


  • IT/Forensic professionals with basic knowledge of IT/Cyber security, computer forensic, and incident response.
  • Prior completion of CEH training would be an advantage.

Exam details

Exam Title Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) v9
Exam Codes
Number of Questions 150
Test Format MCQ
Duration of Exam 4 hours
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