WP Cerber Security, Anti-spam & Malware Scan 8.8.5

Does "WP Cerber Security, Anti-spam & Malware Scan" work with WordPress 5.8 and PHP 7.4.8? 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: 264.35 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.076 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

Environment
WordPress version5.8
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 200,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-cerber/
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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=03a3926884
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 5.377 s
Memory usage 3.31 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 0.807 s
Memory usage 3.29 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 0.294 s
Memory usage 3.3 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

WP Cerber → Sessions 1

Page screenshot: WP Cerber →  Sessions 1
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=cerber-security&tab=sessions
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.422 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.322 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.333 s
Memory usage 3.32 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 0.258 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.360 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.304 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.281 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.497 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.288 s
Memory usage 3.31 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 0.251 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.323 s
Memory usage 3.39 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 0.260 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.232 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.394 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.330 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.218 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.256 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.262 s
Memory usage 3.29 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 0.311 s
Memory usage 3.29 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 0.218 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.214 s
Memory usage 3.29 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 0.224 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.293 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.214 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.186 s
Memory usage 3.29 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 0.217 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.545 s
Memory usage 3.31 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 0.291 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.304 s
Memory usage 3.51 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 0.293 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.244 s
Memory usage 3.28 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 0.322 s
Memory usage 3.05 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 0.343 s
Memory usage 3.38 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.378 s0.744 s+0.366 s3.08 MiB3.38 MiB+ 302.52 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.206 s0.240 s+0.034 s3.11 MiB3.44 MiB+ 338.58 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.570 s2.172 s+0.602 s5.27 MiB5.53 MiB+ 274.71 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.677 s0.500 s-0.177 s3.03 MiB3.29 MiB+ 272.05 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.185 s0.247 s+0.062 s3.02 MiB3.27 MiB+ 257.29 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.273 s0.256 s-0.017 s3.01 MiB3.27 MiB+ 272.54 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.201 s0.221 s+0.020 s3.04 MiB3.31 MiB+ 274.07 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.033 s0.983 s-0.050 s5.26 MiB5.52 MiB+ 270.3 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.254 s0.290 s+0.036 s3 MiB3.27 MiB+ 274.54 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.219 s0.234 s+0.015 s3.04 MiB3.31 MiB+ 272.06 KiB
/0.345 s0.292 s-0.053 s2.96 MiB3.05 MiB+ 99.21 KiB
Average 0.486 s0.562 s+0.076 s3.44 MiB3.7 MiB+ 264.35 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.

PO File
PHP
Language % Lines of code Comment lines Files
PO File51.4%33,44717,15121
PHP40.9%26,6244,79026
CSS5.6%3,6452868
JavaScript2.0%1,3031735
SVG0.1%6101
Markdown0.0%1701
Total 65,097 22,400 62

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 26,904
Total complexity 5,773
Median class complexity 23.0
Median method complexity 3.0
Most complex class CRB_DS
Most complex function cerber_show_traffic()
Classes 14
Methods 136
Functions 741

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