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  • Member Since: September 11th, 2013
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  • Posted a reply to how can a hacker upload files to my site?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Check out these Wordfence articles: https://www.wordfence.com/learn/has-my-site-been-hacked/ https://www.wordfence.com/learn/how-to-prevent-file-upload-vulnerabilities/

    19 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to Publicly accessible config, backup, or log file found, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Edit your wp-config.php file in the main wordpress root folder of your site. Look for…

    1 day ago

  • Created a topic, Suggestion for Live Feed enhancement, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Would you guys consider adding an option to include an…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Is Sendgrid really free for up to 400 emails per day?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    You're posting in the wrong group - this is the Wordfence support page.

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Publicly accessible config, backup, or log file found, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    You should not have WP_DEBUG set to true in wp-config on a production site/server (except…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to REST API, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If you're talking about the recent REST API exploits, then you need to upgrade your…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Site is BLANK after deleting a suspicious file, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    What file did you delete?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to WordFence basic configuration guide needed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I don't understand - that page breaks down the various Wordfence options quite well and…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Blog post hacked via remote revision of some kind, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This sounds very much like the recent REST API exploit. You need to upgrade WordPress…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to WordFence basic configuration guide needed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Maybe start with this Guide: https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2016/01/wordpress-security-for-beginners-where-to-start/

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Unauthorized users being added to site, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Sounds like hacking based on the recent REST API exploit. You need to upgrade to…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence Broken 6.3.1, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It is not universally "broken" as you suggest. I'm running the latest version on over…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Hacked with Pro installed and up to date, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    You need to update to the latest WordPress (4.7.2) - there is currently a REST…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to MailChimp for WP: How do we import existing subscribers?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is the Wordfence support page....

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to what is hacked by holako, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Should be - the fix for this hack was included in the WP 4.7.2

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to what is hacked by holako, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    You need to upgrade to the latest WordPress... it's a known (and recent) exploit.

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Scan summary says problems found, but last line says no problems found, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It's telling you that there are plug-ins with modified files as compared to the original…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Turn off dashboard notifications, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The notifications have been modified in the latest WF version just updated about an hour…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Certain options not working after this big update 6.3.0, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Do the usual - disable plug-ins one at a time to determine if/where there's a…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Certain options not working after this big update 6.3.0, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It must be something related to your particular site or server configuration, 'cos I have…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Alternative to Wordfence?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Just to dis-spell your implied assertion... I am a longtime WF user - of both…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Alternative to Wordfence?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    "...Since I see that tons of people are having issues with Wordfence, with scans not…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Disable dashboard notifications, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I "fourth" this... once an entry is marked as "ignore", there really shouldn't be a…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence Could Not Delete File. Broke site., on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Well - it IS possible that your site got hacked, possibly via an exploitable hole…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence Could Not Delete File. Broke site., on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That may simply have been a false positive flagged by Wordfence on a theme file.…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest version sending multpile emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I've randomly had that happen to me as well - but only a couple of…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to 403 Forbidden – With Links, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Enable "Learning mode" in the Firewall, and then perform the operation you're having trouble with…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Similar Username blocking, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    IMO - an exposed username is not that critical - it's far more important to…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to No warning still unsecure, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The issue may be occurring on the server and not specifically at your site directly…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Similar Username blocking, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Why would you use something so general as your username in the first place? That's…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Prevent Live Updates Paused, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Same issue occurs if you try and do a Find/Search within the Live Traffic page…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to The red dot next to Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    There's also a yellow dot notification for updates - however, if I've already marked that…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to URL Blocking Issue, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I've noticed the same thing - it appears some has changed in WF with respect…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to When and How to Permanently Block IPs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Long-time WF user here... IP Blocking really is best used for temporary blocks in the…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to WP Super Cache False Postivie?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If you have a page on your site that is actually compromised, and then cached…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Block IP address permanent, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Once you block them from the Live Traffic ('cos that's presumably where you first see…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to IP block to slow, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The good thing about the factual information I gave you is that it is true…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest update has frozen wordfence on my site, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The latest WF update installed on about a dozen of my client's sites without any…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to IP block to slow, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If you really have your heart set on IP blocking, then the way to do…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to IP block to slow, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Actually, website content stealing does happen frequently to many site owners (myself included) but as…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to IP block to slow, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    "...when a blocked competitor visits our site..." What a curious thing! Why would you even…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Blocked IPs Page Missing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    No, it's there - it's now a Tab under the Firewall section...

    4 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, 6.3.0 Floating Traffic Legend in Live Traffic, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I just checked out the latest WF on one of the sites I…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to heimdall.php, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That file is associated to ransomware software (more info here >> https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/heimdall-open-source-php-ransomware-targets-web-servers/), so you if…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to First time using this plugin and have 2 Q’s, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    There are a number of WordPress experts here - responding in the WF forums -…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Site Hacked With Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Someone may have already gotten in to your site and created a backdoor... See the…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Outstanding plug-in!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Outstanding - would not implement a WordPress site wit…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Multiple wp-login attempts in live traffic, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    "...instead of trying to whack-a-mole I start blocking the whole subnet..." From what I could…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Multiple wp-login attempts in live traffic, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It's "normal" malicious bot traffic.... ever since late November 2016, the number of wp-login "pokes"…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Is this log ok?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    "Blocked for Slider Revolution: Local File Inclusion" From what I can see of what you…

    1 month ago