Defender 3.3.0

Does Defender work with WordPress 6.0.2 and PHP 7.4.8? 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: 1.82 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.

WordPress version6.0.2
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
PHP memory limit256M
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=30014dbfe7
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.848 s
Memory usage 6.1 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 0.302 s
Memory usage 5.64 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 0.737 s
Memory usage 6.24 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 0.221 s
Memory usage 5.33 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.276 s0.226 s-0.050 s3.72 MiB5.53 MiB+ 1.81 MiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.192 s0.231 s+0.039 s3.76 MiB5.67 MiB+ 1.91 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.753 s0.871 s+0.118 s5.55 MiB7.35 MiB+ 1.81 MiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.348 s0.328 s-0.020 s3.69 MiB5.49 MiB+ 1.8 MiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.164 s0.160 s-0.004 s3.62 MiB5.47 MiB+ 1.85 MiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.317 s0.201 s-0.116 s3.66 MiB5.47 MiB+ 1.8 MiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.160 s0.282 s+0.122 s3.69 MiB5.49 MiB+ 1.8 MiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.555 s0.716 s+0.161 s5.54 MiB7.35 MiB+ 1.8 MiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.209 s0.284 s+0.075 s3.6 MiB5.47 MiB+ 1.87 MiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.229 s0.197 s-0.032 s3.7 MiB5.5 MiB+ 1.8 MiB
/0.414 s0.203 s-0.211 s3.6 MiB5.33 MiB+ 1.72 MiB
Average 0.329 s0.336 s+0.007 s4.01 MiB5.83 MiB+ 1.82 MiB

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 76,683 16,572 307

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 49,211
Total complexity 8,337
Median class complexity 24.0
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class PHP_CodeSniffer\Tokenizers\PHP
Most complex function get_public_suffix()
Classes 203
Methods 1,882
Functions 33


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 10

Options wp_options 9

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