Requirements: Adhere to Code of Ethics, No criminal record
Editors’ Quick Thoughts
This is a vendor neutral and training neutral security cert. It’s considered to be a mid-level cert delving deep into the world of forensics. Be prepared for this one. Not only does the exam consist of an online multiple choice exam, but it also includes a hands-on section where you have to actually perform forensics tasks on different media including a floppy, CD & HDD.
From the Horse’s Mouth (ISFCE Web Site Content):
The Certified Computer Examiner(CCE)® certification is provided in association with the International Society of Forensic Computer Examiners. Sponsoring schools include the Southeast CyberCrime Institute at Kennesaw State University, the Tri County Technical College, Pendleton, SC and Sir Sanford Fleming College, Ontario, Canada.
The Certified Computer Examiner certification is a result of our desire to:
The CCE certification is available world wide to both law enforcement and non law enforcement forensic computer examiners who have no criminal record** and who have the appropriate training, experience or are self taught. A police clearance may be required.
Those CCEs who obtain three or more operating system endorsements will become Master Certified Computer Examiners (MCCE). Various operating system specific endorsements are/will be available including:
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