CHFI certification course is the world’s most comprehensive computer hacking forensic program that delivers essential knowledge of digital forensic techniques and standard forensic tools accompanied by hands-on labs to identify intruder footprints and gather necessary evidence for its prosecution.

Thie CHFI Certification presents a methodological approach to digital forensics including searching and seizing, chain-of-custody, acquisition, preservation, analysis, and reporting of digital evidence.

It sets global standards for computer forensic best practices having set a recognition amongst Fortune 500 enterprises globally.


  • 14 comprehensive modules and 39 labs
  • Coverage of latest forensics examination techniques, including Linux and MAC Forensics
  • Courseware covers Digital Forensics Laws and Standards
  • Labs on Defeating Anti-Forensics Techniques, Database Forensics, Cloud Forensics and Malware Forensics
  • More than 40 percent new labs are added
  • More than 300 new instructor slides
  • More than 400 new/updated tools


  • The CHFI program has been redesigned and modified after thorough research and development analyzing current market requirements, job tasks, and recent industry emphasis on forensic skills.
  • CHFI training includes exhaustive labs for hands-on labs experience. On an average, approximately 50% of training time is dedicated to labs.
  • This training delivers relevant knowledge and skills required to meet with regulatory compliance standards such as ISO 27001, PCI DSS, SOX, HIPPA, etc.
  • The program presents a repeatable forensics investigation methodology required from a versatile digital forensic professional which increases employability
  • The training curriculum runs with cloud-based virtual labs enabling students to practice various investigation techniques in a real-time and simulated environment.


  • 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 forensic
  • Module 10. Cloud forensic
  • Module 11. Malware forensic
  • Module 12. Investigating email crimes
  • Module 13. Mobile forensic
  • Module 14. Forensics report writing and presentation


  • E-Business Security professionals
  • Defense and Military personnel
  • Systems administrators
  • T managers
  • Police & law enforcement personnel
  • Government agencies
  • Legal professionals
  • Banking, Insurance and other professionals


  • IT/forensics professionals with basic knowledge on IT/cyber security,
  • computer forensics, and incident response
  • Prior completion of CEH training would be an advantage


  • CHFI v9 (EC0 312-49)


What are the requirements for CHFI certification?

You must have ?

    • Basic knowledge of IT/cyber security.
    • Basic knowledge of computer forensics, and incident response
    • And prior completion of CEH training would be an advantage