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  • Posted a reply to Problem with Live traffic, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is indeed an annoying flaw. You have to copy/paste the IP into a filter…

    7 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Daily attempts to access non-existent files…, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is common, you'll get thousands of attempts... if you want to play around with…

    7 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Used an invalid username ### to try to sign in (but it is valid), on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Somehow, the illogical happened to us and a user, entering their user name from password…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Used an invalid username ### to try to sign in (but it is valid), on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello, I've had similar problems over the last few years. It seems that sometimes a…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Humans not Bots, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    In my opinion this is a known problem with Wordfence, it's been going on forever…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest update caused site outage, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    In a perfect world, indeed so. MTN

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest update caused site outage, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Same here, when I was using them... then, I did have some issues... thus worth…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Latest update caused site outage, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Updraft is a complex plugin with lots of moving parts, you could be getting a…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Hide other plugins, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It is against the Wordfence corporate culture to hide anything. So you have to do…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence attracks more bad bots and abuse ip’s than without, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    How exactly are you identifying "bad bot" or "bad ip" in your "stats" while not…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Question about what to do after a hack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    As always, I'd recommend Wordfence site cleaning service. Then of course you'll want to harden…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Files in DataBase, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This is Wordfence forum, you might want to ask this of IThemes for a definite…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Can Wordfence set my file permissions for me?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    no

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    To clarify... I've made my own block pages, and installed them numerous times, and tested.…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Just adding to it. I was working on doing a Cpanel or WordPress cron that…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Wordfence is clearly big enough to have its own plugin ecosystem. I already enhance Wordfence…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The block page is amazing PR, seen by gazillons of bots and no small number…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    First, let me state that I do like Wordfence, appreciate it, and sincerely wish they…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    With respect to you Wfasa, we're asking for an entire swap of the entire block…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Security through obscurity works. It's ridiculous to base security software design philosophy on avoiding features…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Anyone new to Worfence, the issue here is that the standard Wordfence page that tells…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Agree, the new option is a joke. It's not a "custom block page," just a…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Block pages, custom text feature, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks Wordfence team for making progress on the custo…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Banned URL List is Case Sensitive — Good Feature for Criminals, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks for the link Yet. And thanks for the reminder about using .htaccess to correct…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How to Protect Admin’s Username From Imitators, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yeah, sometimes it can get to be a bit much, perhaps just do plenty of…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Banned URL List is Case Sensitive — Good Feature for Criminals, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I finally got around to testing case sensitivity for t…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How to Protect Admin’s Username From Imitators, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi Word, first, on the All Options page in Wordfence, "Whitelisted IP addresses that bypass…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How to Protect Admin’s Username From Imitators, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    What we do is have admin user accounts that are not public, never used as…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to No “Code Tools”, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Ha, found it! Typical poor documentation. It's not the "Code Tools" button, it's the "Toggle…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to No “Code Tools”, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi all, I don't see any screen shots that help. In the documentation it says…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to No “Code Tools”, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Ok, thanks so much, I confess to having done a support ticket as well, already…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, No “Code Tools”, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    IN Pro version, working on a block, am I supposed to s…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Gutenberg blocked by WordFence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yeah, I use a stripped down bandwidth optimized custom theme. It probably needs something in…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Gutenberg blocked by WordFence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Sorry about that. Well, in a more practical sense, indeed, you're running up against the…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Gutenberg blocked by WordFence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I just tried Gutenberg on one of my lesser traffic website. What a joke. I…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to [BUG] Banned URLs are Case Sensitive, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This has to be a joke? MTN

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Admin Locked Out, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Keep a VPN service handy. Use when locked out or for pen testing. MTN

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Optimize wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Mainly, disable scans, or disable most of the scanning options as well as taking care…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Restrict who can disable WordFence?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi Bill, perhaps this will get you on track for removing the "Deactivate" option from…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Hostname blocking doesn’t work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    In any case, again, perhaps try approaching this from the "other" side using Wordfence, working…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Hostname blocking doesn’t work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Caching will drive you crazy with this sort of thing, while testing eliminate all caching…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence change login messages language, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I hope Wordfence answers this. It sounds like Wordfence is substituting their own login screen…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Hostname blocking doesn’t work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Are you using wildcards in your Wordfence blocking rules? Examples from my Wordfence Hostname *.sadecehosting.net…

    3 months ago

  • Created a topic, Got Admin block API Key, how to see if it’s working?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello, I set up Admin Block, if it does do some blocks…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Metrics and Stats included?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Awesome, thanks for the quick response! I'll proceed to budgeting and see if I can…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Metrics and Stats included?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello, I searched for "metrics" keyword in this forum,…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to User locked out from signing in, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If you're referring to login attacks, yes, it's pretty much endemic due to the WordPress…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Prevent registering ‘Admin’ doesn’t work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That is odd indeed. Are you saying your blog is entirely open to any random…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to User locked out from signing in, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Study up on how Wordfence works, it's doing exactly what it is designed to do.…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to What’s The Worst That Could Happen If I Tried To Block Everything From AWS?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yeah, I'm not unfamiliar with Mod Security and CFP, and have a bunch of blocking…

    4 months ago