DFCB now accepting applications for Certification! Applications for DFCP and DFCA certifications are submitted online.

DFCP and DFCA Certification Instructions to Certification- Click Here

DFCP Self-Assessment- Click Here

DFCA Overview & Certification- Click Here

DFCB Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct- click here

To view a list of individuals certified with the Digital Forensics Certification Board- click here


DFCB Recertification Submission and Questions Send To DFCB@IAFCI.org

DFCP Recertification Policy – click here

DFCB Recertification Submission Document – click here

Technical References


Brian Carrier- File Systems and Forensic Analysis
Eoghan Casey- Digital Evidence and Computer Crime
Keith J. Jones, Richard Bejtlich, and Curtis W. Rose- Real Digital Forensics
Cybercrime: The Investigation, Prosecution and Defense of a Computer-Related Crime click here
Dan Farmer and Wietse Venema- Forensic Discovery
Kevin Mandia- Incident Response and Computer Forensics
Nelson- Guide to Computer Forensics and Investigations version 2

SWG-DE documents
Federal Guide on Searching and Seizing Computers
NIJ Investigations Involving the Internet and Computer Networks
NIJ Forensic Examination of Digital Evidence: A Guide for Law Enforcement
NIST tool validation white paper
NIST SP800-86- Incident Response and Computer Forensics