Cerber Security, Antispam & Malware Scan 7.9.3

Does "WP Cerber Security, Antispam & Malware Scan" work with WordPress 5.0 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
2WordPress deprecation warnings
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Performance

Memory usage: 334.59 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: insignificant.
The plugin didn't make the site noticeably slower.

Environment
WordPress version5.0
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 100,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-cerber/
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Pages 30

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?activate=true&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s=
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=wp-cerber%2Fwp-cerber.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=a19bce87d3
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.384 s
Memory usage 3.47 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber

Page screenshot: WP Cerber
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.047 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Activity

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Activity
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=activity
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.102 s
Memory usage 3.55 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Lockouts 0

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Lockouts 0
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=lockouts
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.058 s
Memory usage 3.55 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Main Settings

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Main Settings
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=main
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.130 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Access Lists 1

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Access Lists 1
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=acl
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.048 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Hardening

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Hardening
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=hardening
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.108 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Users

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Users
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=users
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.047 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Notifications

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Notifications
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=notifications
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.114 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.049 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-traffic
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.129 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector → Settings

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector →  Settings
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-traffic&tab=ti_settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.042 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Traffic Inspector →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-traffic&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.105 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.066 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Settings

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Settings
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.114 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Scheduling

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Scheduling
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_schedule
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.046 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Cleaning up

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Cleaning up
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_policy
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.110 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Ignore List

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Ignore List
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_ignore
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.059 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Quarantine

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Quarantine
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_quarantine
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.118 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.110 s
Memory usage 3.57 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Antispam

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Antispam
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.043 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Antispam → reCAPTCHA

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Antispam →  reCAPTCHA
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha&tab=captcha
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.118 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Antispam → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Antispam →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.052 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.116 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → Diagnostic

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  Diagnostic
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=diagnostic
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.064 s
Memory usage 3.59 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → License

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  License
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=license
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.047 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → Log

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  Log
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=diag-log
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.101 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.116 s
Memory usage 3.56 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.068 s
Memory usage 3.18 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.141 s
Memory usage 3.59 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.136 s0.141 s+0.005 s3.22 MiB3.59 MiB+ 374.63 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.123 s0.051 s-0.072 s3.25 MiB3.61 MiB+ 370.55 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.508 s0.312 s-0.196 s4.92 MiB5.23 MiB+ 321.87 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.037 s0.041 s+0.004 s3.15 MiB3.45 MiB+ 306.2 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.079 s0.150 s+0.071 s3.14 MiB3.44 MiB+ 306.89 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.047 s0.102 s+0.055 s3.07 MiB3.43 MiB+ 370.92 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.119 s0.113 s-0.006 s3.17 MiB3.47 MiB+ 307.83 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.483 s0.287 s-0.196 s4.9 MiB5.21 MiB+ 314.61 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.109 s0.108 s-0.001 s3.07 MiB3.44 MiB+ 372.76 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.086 s0.163 s+0.077 s3.18 MiB3.54 MiB+ 370.61 KiB
/0.091 s0.080 s-0.011 s2.93 MiB3.18 MiB+ 263.64 KiB
Average 0.165 s0.141 s-0.025 s3.46 MiB3.78 MiB+ 334.59 KiB

Additions

Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Database Tables 11

Options wp_options 28

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "cerber_quick": {
            "title": "Cerber Quick View",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    }
}

PHP Error Log 2 lines

[10-Dec-2018 00:28:41 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
[10-Dec-2018 00:28:43 UTC] PHP Notice:  edit_form_advanced is <strong>deprecated</strong> since version 5.0.0! Use block_editor_meta_box_hidden_fields instead. This action is still supported in the classic editor, but is deprecated in the block editor. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4112
See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide WP Cerber Security, Antispam & Malware Scan Admin Menus and Widgets