MSc. in Information Security
& Digital Forensics
UCC’s M.Sc. Information Security & Digital Forensics addresses system vulnerabilities in this era where the threat of cyber security attacks is increasingly apparent to individuals and organisations across the globe. The variety and ingenuity of exploits as it relates to hacking and phishing, scamming and grooming, and botnets and cyber-terrorism, appear to expand constantly.
We will explore measures to counter cyber-attacks, which include ways to repair systems weaknesses, prevent repeat occurrences, and collect and examine digital evidence using a variety of digital and mobile forensics tools such as FTK and Cellbrite.
Get a deeper understanding of comprehensive cyber risk management practices for ensuring overall security as part of this course.