The Digital Forensics Certification Board was started in 2004 by the National Institute of Justice Cooperative Agreement (1998-IJ-CX-K003).
The Digital Forensics Certification Board (DFCB) is a non-profit organization of the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators (IAFCI). The DFCB provides objective certifications in digital forensics which promotes trust and confidence in the Digital Forensics profession. The board provides knowledge-based support from government agencies, the private sector, and academia.
Status as an Officer, Employee, Board Member, or Committee Member of this organization requires that they conduct themselves in a manner that exemplifies the highest standards in ethics and professionalism. The following represents the conduct and behavior required for all Officers, Employees, Board Members, and Committee Members of the DFCB.