Author: Angelo G. Longo, CISO, BetMGM.
The current state of digital forensic education is in flux due to the continuous change in technologies. Digital information is drastically being affected by emerging technologies such as cloud computing, the internet of things (IoT), blockchain, etc. To deal with these changes, the curriculum of digital forensic education also needs to change and incorporate the latest forensics technologies related to emerging trends. The current manuscript discusses the need for a change and development in the curriculum while describing the history, present, and future of digital forensic education. This manuscript also describes the current and future forensic technologies bound to impact the forensics education curriculum and its proportional impact on the industry.