Shield Security for WordPress 6.3.1

Does Shield Security work with WordPress 4.9.4 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
18PHP notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Performance

Memory usage: 2.26 MiB
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 version4.9.4
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 80,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/
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Pages 17

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-simple-firewall%2Ficwp-wpsf.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=8cc3de46d9
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.989 s
Memory usage 5.79 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security

Page screenshot: Shield Security
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-plugin
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.397 s
Memory usage 6.27 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Security Admin

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Security Admin
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-admin_access_restriction
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.131 s
Memory usage 5.59 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Hack Guard

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Hack Guard
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-hack_protect
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.138 s
Memory usage 6.12 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Login Guard

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Login Guard
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-login_protect
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.107 s
Memory usage 6.19 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Firewall

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Firewall
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-firewall
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.130 s
Memory usage 5.63 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → User Management

Page screenshot: Shield Security → User Management
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-user_management
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.179 s
Memory usage 5.55 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Comments SPAM

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Comments SPAM
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-comments_filter
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.117 s
Memory usage 5.63 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Automatic Updates

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Automatic Updates
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-autoupdates
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.086 s
Memory usage 5.59 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → HTTP Headers

Page screenshot: Shield Security → HTTP Headers
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-headers
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.105 s
Memory usage 5.61 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Lockdown

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Lockdown
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-lockdown
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.106 s
Memory usage 5.6 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → IP Manager

Page screenshot: Shield Security → IP Manager
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-ips
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.106 s
Memory usage 5.5 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Audit Trail

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Audit Trail
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-audit_trail
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.119 s
Memory usage 5.67 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Shield Security → Shield Pro

Page screenshot: Shield Security → Shield Pro
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=icwp-wpsf-license
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.078 s
Memory usage 5.58 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 0.088 s
Memory usage 4.88 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 0.067 s
Memory usage 5.29 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/widgets.php
Aspect new-sidebar-widgets
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.128 s
Memory usage 5.27 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.118 s0.058 s-0.060 s2.97 MiB5.29 MiB+ 2.31 MiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.121 s0.071 s-0.050 s3 MiB5.31 MiB+ 2.31 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.200 s0.129 s-0.071 s3.07 MiB5.38 MiB+ 2.32 MiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.103 s0.070 s-0.033 s2.9 MiB5.14 MiB+ 2.24 MiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.094 s0.096 s+0.002 s2.98 MiB5.13 MiB+ 2.15 MiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.057 s0.053 s-0.004 s2.88 MiB5.13 MiB+ 2.24 MiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.105 s0.061 s-0.044 s2.92 MiB5.23 MiB+ 2.31 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.111 s0.093 s-0.018 s3.07 MiB5.38 MiB+ 2.31 MiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.086 s0.073 s-0.013 s2.89 MiB5.13 MiB+ 2.24 MiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.086 s0.062 s-0.024 s2.93 MiB5.23 MiB+ 2.31 MiB
/0.117 s0.089 s-0.028 s2.7 MiB4.89 MiB+ 2.18 MiB
Average 0.109 s0.078 s-0.031 s2.94 MiB5.2 MiB+ 2.26 MiB

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 5

Options wp_options 18

User Metadata wp_usermeta 2

Sidebar Widgets 1

ID Name
icwp_wpsf_plugin_badgeShield Plugin Badge

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "icwp-wpsf-dashboard_widget": "Shield"
    }
}

PHP Error Log 18 lines

[12-Feb-2018 13:12:02 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:02 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:02 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:06 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:08 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:08 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:08 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:08 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:10 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:10 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:10 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:12 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined variable: form_action in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/pro.php on line 70
[12-Feb-2018 13:12:12 UTC] PHP Notice:  Undefined index: rows in /wp-content/plugins/wp-simple-firewall/templates/php/snippets/options_form.php on line 169
See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Shield Security Admin Menus and Widgets