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Defender - PAM


Candidates who receive this certification demonstrate competency to maintain day-to-day operations and support the on-going performance of the CyberArk Privileged Access Management Solution. 

Recommended Experience 

3-6 Months CyberArk PAM Experience 

CyberArk PAM Administration Course

Microsoft MCSE Certification or equivalent experience

Network+ Certification or equivalent experience

Security+ Certification or equivalent experience

Recommended Preparation Resources

Instructor-led Training CyberArk Privileged Access Management (PAM) Administration or the self-paced version.

Level 2: Defender Exam Study Guide 

Free Defender Exam Sample Questions

Tips for passing a CyberArk Certification Exam

Online Documentation


Exam Topics:

In preparation for the CyberArk Defender Certification it is highly recommended you review the Level 2: Defender Exam Study Guide and take the course CyberArk Privileged Access Management (PAM) Administration

The Exam

To schedule an exam please use the following link: Schedule Exam

The exam has 65 multiple-choice questions.

You have 90 minutes to complete the exam.

The exam fee is $200 USD.

Passing score: 70%  

*Please use your business email upon Pearson VUE account registration


The Defender- PAM Certification is designed for:

IT Personnel who will work with the CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution daily

IT Personnel who will provide first level support for the products

IT Personnel who will make basic configuration changes to the system


The ultimate authority for answers to exam questions is the CyberArk online documentation. We require that all questions on the exam be supported by references from and nothing else. Product Documentation is the sole authority for all doubts about exam content.

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