Alternative Operating System Forensics

Module Leader: Angus Marshall

Dates: 15 - 19 Oct

Duration: 1 Week Full Time

Location: DMU Leicester

Award: 10 Credits

Assessment: Practical Examination 2 hours, Written Examination 1.5 hours

This module introduces students to common alternative operating systems and associated file systems and applications as a means of conducting a forensic examination and as sources of potential evidence. Unix and Unix-like systems BSD, System V, Solaris, Linux distributions, FreeBSD,NetBSD,OpenBSD and MacOS will be considered.

For students studying this continuing professional development module, there is an associated coursework module which is taken as part of the MSc/PGDip/PGCert programme.

If you would like to know more about the courses, or would like to apply a place, please contact us:

Research and Innovation Office
Faculty of Technology
Gateway House Room 4.64
De Montfort University
The Gateway

T: +44 (0) 116 250 6339
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