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AWS KMS online test is the ideal pre-employment assessment for recruiters & hiring managers to assess AWS KMS skills of a candidate before the interview. This test assesses candidates' knowledge on various topics like Key Management, Encryption & Decryption, Access Control & more. The assessment has helped our customers reduce their hiring costs and time-to-hire by 45%.

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AWS KMS Online Test

AWS KMS is a secure and resilient service that uses hardware security modules that have been validated under FIPS 140-2, or are in the process of being validated, to protect your keys. AWS KMS is integrated with AWS CloudTrail to provide you with logs of all key usage to help meet your regulatory and compliance needs. You can create and manage your AWS KMS customer master keys (CMKs): Create, edit, and view symmetric and asymmetric CMKs. AWS KMS supports three types of CMKs: customer managed CMKs, AWS managed CMKs, and AWS owned CMKs.

The AWS KMS online test helps recruiters & hiring managers to assess a candidate’s ability to create, delete, and control keys that encrypt data stored in AWS databases and products. The test is designed & validated by experienced Subject Matter Experts (SME) to assess and hire AWS admins as per industry standards.

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Test Summary

The AWS KMS skills test helps to screen candidates for the following:

1. Ample knowledge of security and compliance in AWS KMS.

2. Experience in key management processes for cryptosystems.

3. Strong knowledge of authentication and access control processes in KMS.

4. Familiarity with concepts, such as key store, encryption, and decryption.

Useful for hiring
  • AWS Admin
  • AWS Architect
Test Duration
No. of Questions
Level of Expertise
Entry Level/Mid/Senior
Topics Covered

Security and Compliance

The KMS online test helps recruiters to evaluate a candidate’s security and compliance validations skills while working with AWS KMS.

Key Management

This assessment helps recruiters to evaluate a candidate’s ability to administer or manage cryptographic keys for a cryptosystem.

Encryption & Decryption

Our KMS skills test helps recruiters to assess a candidate’s knowledge about the encryption and decryption process in KMS.


This assessment evaluates a candidate’s proficiency in working with the authentication process in AWS KMS.

Access Control

In information security, access control (AC) is the selective restriction of access to a place or other resource while access management describes the process. The KMS assessment evaluates a candidate’s ability to use access control in the KMS system.

Sample Question
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Topics covered
Key Management


Q 1. To prevent hijacks or Brute-force attacks, AWS recommends rotating the key frequently. Which of the following types of keys supports automatic key rotation?
AWS Managed Keys Symmetric Customer Master Key
Symmetric Customer Master Key Asymmetric Customer Master Key
Asymmetric Customer Master Key Customer Master Key in Custom Key Stores
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