Note: This option/feature is no longer applicable to the latest version of the Shield Security plugin and is here for reference purposes only.
The Scan Indicator is a new feature integrated into Hack Guard module.
It is a special type of feature that is added on the UI that will indicate the exact time that a scan last run.
The Scan Indicator is available for the following Hack Guard's scanners:
- Core File Scanner
- Unrecognised File Scanner
- Plugins and Themes Guard Scanner
- Vulnerabilities Scanner
In order to get Scan Indicator to work, please make sure that:
- You have Shield v6.6+ installed on your site
- The scanner you want to have indicator to work is enabled (i.e. Core File Scanner)
If you have Core File Scanner enabled, Scan Indicator will indicate the last time that a Core File scan was run successfully: