Windows Forensics

Upskilling Course, 40 Academic Hours

Improve Capabilities, Skills and Knowledge on Cybersecurity Investigations and Forensics for Windows OS

Designed for experienced cybersecurity and IT teams seeking to deepen their expertise, this advanced upskilling course allows participants to improve their capabilities, skills, and knowledge regarding cyber security investigations and forensics in a Microsoft Windows OS environment.

By enrolling in this course, you'll be exposed to breakthrough methods, procedures, technology, and tools that should be applied during an investigation.

Who Is This Course For?

  • SOC IR and forensics teams 
  • Law enforcement specialists 
  • Cybersecurity practitioners 
  • Network defenders 
  • IT Network Engineers 
  • IT Operations 
  • STEM Master’s students


  • Several years of experience in security and IT

Learning Objectives

  • Become acquainted with various key concepts of Windows forensics 
  • Become familiar with tools and concepts 
  • Become familiar with procedures, processes, and workflows 
  • Find, collect, and perform forensic investigations of digital evidence 
  • Learning to identify, extract and investigate common artifacts in Windows (including USB, Filesystem, Browsers, Registry, etc.)

What You'll Get...

Professional Supervisor and Instructors

Supervising all Wawiwa Cyber courses is Mr. Nadav Nachmias, Head of Cybersecurity Programs at Wawiwa.
The course instructors are cybersecurity professionals with hands-on experience as well as training skills. The technical level of the course can be adjusted according to the audience.
Nadav Nachmias Head of Cybersecurity Programs

Nadav Nachmias

Head of Cybersecurity Programs

Nadav is a Cybersecurity Specialist with over 15 years of experience, focusing on Cybersecurity strategies, architecture, and workforce empowerment. His practical experience made it intuitive for him to develop diverse training programs and materials in several Cybersecurity fields (including Cybersecurity Management, Incident Handling and Response, and Cyber Forensics).

What Do Graduates Have to Say?

Course Syllabus

Module 1: Windows Digital Forensics and Advanced Data Triage (4 Theoretical Hours, 4 Practical Hours)

  • Introduction to Digital Forensics
  • Evidence Acquisition and Artifacts Extraction 
  • Memory Forensic 
  • File and Metadata Analysis

Module 2: Windows Registry Forensics and Analysis (3 Theoretical Hours, 4 Practical Hours)

  • Core Windows Forensics – Part I 
  • Introduction to the Most Common Artifacts of Windows
  • Windows Registry Forensics and Analysis

Module 3: USB Devices and Shell Items (3 Theoretical Hours, 4 Practical Hours)

  • USB Devices and External Connections 
  • Windows Shell Items 
  • Timestamps 
  • JumpLists

Module 4: Email, Key Additional Artifacts, and Event Logs (2 Theoretical Hours, 4 Practical Hours)

  • Email Forensics 
  • Event Log Analysis 
  • Additional Key Artifacts

Module 5: Web Browser Forensics (1 Theoretical Hour, 3 Practical Hours)

  • Web Browser Forensics

Module 6: Windows Forensics ‘Capture the Flag’ (CTF) (6 Practical Hours)

  • Manual Forensics CTF 
  • Automatic Forensics CTF

Module 7: Windows Forensics Investigation and Reports (2 Theoretical Hours)

  • Cleanup 
  • Writing Report for Digital Forensics 
  • Overview/Case Summary 
  • Forensic Acquisition and Exam Preparation 
  • Findings and Report

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