SSH (Privilege Escalation) Integration

To configure SSH integration:

  1. Log in to
  2. In the top navigation bar, click Scanning.

    A menu appears.

  3. Click Credentials.

    The Credentials page appears.

  4. In the SSH section, click CyberArk Vault.

    The Add Credential page appears.

  5. In the CyberArk Vault Credentials section, click Privilege Escalation.

    The Privilege Escalation options appear.

    Note: Multiple options for Privilege Escalation are supported, including su, su+sudo and sudo. If sudo is selected, additional fields for sudo user, CyberArk Account Details Name and Location of sudo (directory) are provided and can be completed to support authentication and privilege escalation through CyberArk. See the User Guide for additional information about the supported privilege escalation types and their accompanying fields.

  6. Configure each field for SSH authentication. See User Guide to get detailed descriptions for each option.

  7. Click Submit.
  8. Next, follow the steps for Add the Credential to the Scan.