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Advance your cybersecurity analytics and insights

Further your cybersecurity career and use cyber defense tools for continual monitoring as a security analyst. Help protect businesses and mitigate risk, while managing vulnerabilities and threats using common types of cyber defense systems.




Who should take this exam?

This exam establishes an intermediate-level standard for users of Splunk Enterprise and Enterprise Security who wish to be certified as cybersecurity professionals. With this certification, you will be able to demonstrate knowledge critical to detecting, analyzing and combating cyber threats.

Career builders

Take your career to the next level by earning a certification that will help you climb the ranks as a Splunk certified professional.

SOC analysts

Solidify your position as a cybersecurity analyst and optimize your efficiency with Splunk Enterprise and Enterprise Security.

Cybersecurity professionals

Take your SOC analyst or cyber defense career further and level up as a Splunk Certified Cybersecurity Defense Analyst.


Become a Splunk Certified Cybersecurity Defense Analyst

Exam Details:

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Length: 75 minutes*
  • Format: 60 multiple choice questions*
  • Pricing: FREE during beta testing* ($130 USD per exam attempt thereafter)
  • Delivery: Exam is given by our testing partner, Pearson VUE

*Subject to change after beta testing phase.



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