Defender 3.12.0

Does Defender work with WordPress 6.2.2 and PHP 8.1.12? A smoke test was performed on .


No PHP errors, warnings or notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Looks good! No problems were detected.

Memory usage: 767.29 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.

WordPress version6.2.2
PHP version8.1.12
MySQL version10.6.10
PHP memory limit512M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 90,000+ page

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Pages 4

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=defender-security%2Fwp-defender.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=7ade5689f3
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.589 s
Memory usage 4.94 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Tools → Scheduled Actions

Page screenshot: Tools → Scheduled Actions
URL /wp-admin/tools.php?page=action-scheduler
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.185 s
Memory usage 3.86 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


Page screenshot: Defender
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=wp-defender
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.590 s
Memory usage 4.35 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.229 s
Memory usage 3.73 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.285 s0.267 s-0.018 s3.07 MiB3.87 MiB+ 816.23 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.179 s0.219 s+0.040 s3.1 MiB3.93 MiB+ 851.79 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.773 s0.654 s-0.119 s5.02 MiB5.75 MiB+ 744.43 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.563 s0.500 s-0.063 s3.02 MiB3.75 MiB+ 748.59 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.176 s0.177 s+0.001 s3.01 MiB3.73 MiB+ 735.34 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.323 s0.253 s-0.070 s2.99 MiB3.73 MiB+ 760.77 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.195 s0.204 s+0.009 s3.01 MiB3.75 MiB+ 765.95 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.599 s0.615 s+0.016 s5.01 MiB5.74 MiB+ 740.01 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.217 s0.272 s+0.055 s3 MiB3.73 MiB+ 749.08 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.226 s0.222 s-0.004 s3.03 MiB3.76 MiB+ 747.85 KiB
/0.326 s0.224 s-0.102 s2.97 MiB3.73 MiB+ 780.13 KiB
Average 0.351 s0.328 s-0.023 s3.38 MiB4.13 MiB+ 767.29 KiB

Code Statistics

Note: Third-party libraries and minified JS/CSS files are excluded from these statistics where possible, so the numbers you see here may be lower than those reported by other tools.

Language % Lines of code Comment lines Files
C/C++ Header0.0%8121
Total 84,503 20,350 412

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 56,804
Total complexity 9,992
Median class complexity 16.5
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class PHP_CodeSniffer\Tokenizers\PHP
Most complex function get_public_suffix()
Classes 282
Methods 2,339
Functions 42


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 6

Options wp_options 6

Custom Post Types 1

ID Name
scheduled-actionScheduled Actions

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Defender Admin Menus