UI Actions with debugging statements

Impact area

Scalability 

Severity

Low

Affected element

UI Action

Rule number

SN-0151

Impact

Debug statements in the production environment can affect performance and potentially cause sensitive data to leak out.

Remediation

Remove the logging functions entirely, or control their use with a property. At the minimum, switch to using gs.info and gs.debug.

Time to fix

10 min

Code examples

Noncompliant code

for (i = 1; i<6; i++) {
// Print i to the Output window.
Debug.write("loop index currently is " + i);
// Wait for user to resume.
debugger;
}

Compliant code

for (i = 1; i<6; i++) {
// Print i to the Output window.
Debug.write("loop index currently is " + i);
}




Last modified on Mar 12, 2021