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New Forensics MSc Counters Cybercrime

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A highly practical MSc in Computer Security and Forensics is launched today by Information Security education leaders 7Safe and the University of Bedfordshire.

The new Master of Science award includes the very latest developments in computer forensics, ethical hacking (penetration testing) and information security auditing.

A notable aspect of the qualification is its "hands on" content which provides students with relevant expertise as they aim to carve out lucrative careers in the fast growing areas of Information Security and Computer Forensics.

The classroom-based elements featured in the MSc are authored and taught by 7Safe's practicing consultants, a progressive educational approach that guarantees highly relevant "real-world" course content and tutor guidance.

Educational highlights include 7Safe's renowned Ethical Hacking CSTA & CSTP certification courses, the cutting edge CFIA Computer Forensics certification course, and several brand new training modules - including Forensic Investigation: Hands On and Computer Security Incident Response: Hands On.

7Safe's CEO Alan Phillips commented, "With cybercrime seriously affecting businesses world wide, the demand for highly competent and qualified professionals is growing rapidly. This MSc is a very comprehensive package that provides students with an impressive portfolio of highly sought after industry skills."