WP Cerber Security, Antispam & Malware Scan 8.6.5

Does "WP Cerber Security, Antispam & Malware Scan" work with WordPress 5.4.2 and PHP 7.2.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

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

Memory usage: 504.38 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 version5.4.2
PHP version7.2.16
MySQL version8.0.15
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 200,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-cerber/
Badges

WordPress compatibility badge PHP compatibility badge

Get badge code

Pages 36

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=wp-cerber%2Fwp-cerber.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=aacd6e956f
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 4.995 s
Memory usage 4.09 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
Load time 0.357 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.245 s
Memory usage 4.08 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Sessions 0

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Sessions 0
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=sessions
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.363 s
Memory usage 4.08 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
Load time 0.211 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.399 s
Memory usage 4.09 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
Load time 0.304 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.239 s
Memory usage 4.07 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
Load time 0.215 s
Memory usage 4.07 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
Load time 0.298 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.507 s
Memory usage 4.07 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
Load time 0.247 s
Memory usage 4.08 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
Load time 0.247 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → User Policies

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → User Policies
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-users
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.302 s
Memory usage 4.14 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → User Policies → Global

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → User Policies →  Global
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-users&tab=global_policies
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.297 s
Memory usage 4.08 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → User Policies → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → User Policies →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-users&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.223 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.302 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.204 s
Memory usage 4.07 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
Load time 0.229 s
Memory usage 4.07 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
Load time 0.349 s
Memory usage 4.07 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Ignore List 0

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Ignore List 0
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_ignore
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.256 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.240 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Site Integrity → Analytics

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Site Integrity →  Analytics
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-integrity&tab=scan_insights
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.313 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.249 s
Memory usage 4.07 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Anti-spam

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Anti-spam
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.232 s
Memory usage 4.07 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Anti-spam → reCAPTCHA

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Anti-spam →  reCAPTCHA
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha&tab=captcha
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.342 s
Memory usage 4.07 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Anti-spam → Help

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Anti-spam →  Help
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-recaptcha&tab=help
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.243 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Cerber.Hub

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Cerber.Hub
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-nexus
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.201 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.222 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.353 s
Memory usage 4.11 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → Diagnostic Log

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  Diagnostic Log
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=diag-log
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.335 s
Memory usage 4.06 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Tools → Changelog

Page screenshot: WP Cerber → Tools →  Changelog
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-tools&tab=change-log
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.299 s
Memory usage 4.14 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
Load time 0.229 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.259 s
Memory usage 4.06 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
Load time 0.254 s
Memory usage 3.66 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
Load time 0.301 s
Memory usage 4.14 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.357 s0.383 s+0.026 s3.64 MiB4.14 MiB+ 517.17 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.187 s0.230 s+0.043 s3.66 MiB4.17 MiB+ 516.69 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.166 s1.409 s+0.243 s5.43 MiB5.93 MiB+ 513.48 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.407 s0.379 s-0.028 s3.5 MiB4.06 MiB+ 578.38 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.160 s0.159 s-0.001 s3.58 MiB4.06 MiB+ 487.17 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.447 s0.200 s-0.247 s3.48 MiB4.05 MiB+ 582.02 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.187 s0.185 s-0.002 s3.58 MiB4.09 MiB+ 517.37 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.019 s0.998 s-0.021 s5.42 MiB5.91 MiB+ 502.67 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.305 s0.448 s+0.143 s3.48 MiB4.05 MiB+ 582.15 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.239 s0.203 s-0.036 s3.59 MiB4.09 MiB+ 516.61 KiB
/0.368 s0.245 s-0.123 s3.43 MiB3.66 MiB+ 234.46 KiB
Average 0.440 s0.440 s-0.000 s3.89 MiB4.38 MiB+ 504.38 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 12

Options wp_options 20

Meta Boxes

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

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide WP Cerber Security, Anti-spam & Malware Scan Admin Menus and Widgets