Refer to the Critical Thinking Rubric in Module 2 for more information on expectations for this assignment.
Mastery Exercise (10 points) Portfolio Milestone (25 points)
Choose one of the following two assignments to complete this week. Do not do both assignments.
Identify your assignment choice in the title of your submission.
Option 1: Job Candidate Case
The first deliverable of your Portfolio Project is a screenshot of the installation, download, and new case describing the work performed to complete this milestone.
1. Download and install FTK Forensic Toolkit version 1.81 [EXE File Size 60.3 Mb]
2. Download and unzip the precious disk image [ZIP File Size 38.4 Mb]. Use password On31mag3t0rul3th3ma11 to unzip the file, if necessary. (The password is case sensitive so use it as it is.)
3. Start FTK and create two new cases.
4. Add the Precious.E01 evidence file.
5. Explore the evidence in the Precious evidence file. Look at images, email messages, deleted files, and word documents, among other items.
6. Take screenshots of your work (installation, download and new case).
Refer to the Portfolio Project Milestone Rubric in Module 2 for more information on expectations for this assignment.
Option 2: Economic Espionage Case – Preparation
The first deliverable of your Portfolio Project is to identify an economic espionage criminal case to be the focus of your report.
1. Search fbi.gov for a case.
2. Research the case to find out more details.
3. Identify the legal and regulatory sources for your report.
4. Submit the case to your instructor for approval.