Build a Forensic Virtual Machine

Learn how to build a virtual SIFT Workstation

Updated for the new SIFT CLI Method

What you’ll learn

  • Learn how to set-up Virtualbox for a Sift Workstation.
  • Learn how to install Ubuntu on Virtualbox.
  • Learn how to resolve common issues with Virtualbox.
  • Learn how to install the Sift Workstation using the new CLI.

Course Content

  • Overview & Getting Started –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Creating a Virtual Forensic Machine –> 5 lectures • 31min.

Build a Forensic Virtual Machine

Requirements

  • Mac or PC.
  • VirtualBox Software (free).
  • Ubuntu v16.04 (free).
  • Sift Workstation (free).

Updated for the new SIFT CLI Method

This class will teach you how to create a forensic virtual machine using freely available tools. Follow step-by-step instructions to set-up your virtual hardware, install Ubuntu Linux (version 16.04) and install the new SIFT Workstation.

The SIFT workstation is a pre-made computer forensic platform loaded with Linux-based forensic tools. Take advantage of one the best computer forensic platforms available and have it at the ready as a virtual machine for when you need it.