Plugin inspection:

Google Analytics Dashboard

Use with caution

Last revised:

Confidence: Medium
This plugin has been given a short, targeted code review.

Before using this plugin, you should carefully consider these findings. Read more about this recommendation.


This recommendation applies to version 2.0.5 of this plugin, but the most recent version is 2.1.1. These findings may no longer be correct.


Among the issues identified are:

  • Causes PHP notices – WP deprecation warnings, among other things
  • A lack of HTML escaping

Reason for the 'Use with caution' result

The plugin contains or is likely to contain a vulnerability which could be exploited by a privileged user to affect the site’s confidentiality, integrity or availability in a manner exceeding their privileges:

Lack of HTML escaping.

Failure criteria

  • Unsafe request processing
  • Lack of proper output escaping

Read more about our failure criteria.