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mountainguy2

  • Member Since: October 30th, 2013
  • @mountainguy2 on WordPress.org
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  • Posted a reply to Can Someone Tell me How to Update?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    P.S., Adding to the confusion, when I click on the "Updates" tab in Shiftnav settings…

    2 days ago

  • Created a topic, Can Someone Tell me How to Update?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I just spent ten minutes searching around... I bought …

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Pclzip takes forever, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yes, resolution is to not use Pclzip.

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Blocked Microsoft Hits, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The next great frontier for Wordfence is to help us get control of the search…

    6 days ago

  • Posted a reply to wf-hoover table, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It's right there on the WF Options page. "Scan posts for known dangerous URLs and…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to wf-hoover table, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I'm not highly impressed by the Worfence scanning, though I like Wordfence and use the…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to wf-hoover table, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    By the way, with a large website that's well curated, the Wordfence scan option that…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to wf-hoover table, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I found below info with a quick Google search. My wf_hoover table is empty so…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Firewall – weird whitelisted URLs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Some of you who are using Wordfence to full potential might be tweaking the "Immediately…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence Security: Unauthorized login attempts, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    As another security layer with our websites, we only have admin privileges on a couple…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Login rename premium feature?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    As Wfalaa says... We've had lots of discussion about this over past months. It used…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to Extremely Strange Activity In live Log!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I'm just a Wordfence user in the trenches... I'm pretty sure those are tests to…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to What is the Security Settings to Use for Wordfence when website is under attack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Kuanju, not sure what you mean by being "attacked." I thought you just meant you…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to What is the Security Settings to Use for Wordfence when website is under attack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Kuanju, I also should have mentioned, if you're working to reduce an "attack" set everything…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to What is the Security Settings to Use for Wordfence when website is under attack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi, sorry, I know nothing about xmlrpc except that it attracts criminals. I'm sure if…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to new registrations, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    This plugin appears to be rotting. Too bad, it was excellent for a long time.…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to What is the Security Settings to Use for Wordfence when website is under attack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Wow, that's a bad attack. Am assuming by "attack" you mean the bots are using…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Just how common ARE brute force attacks?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Ok, that sounds like the typical situation. I've had that trouble myself, many times. First…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to The hidden URL can be bypassed in Firefox, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    My tests were in Chrome browser. Glad to hear the plugin works correctly in Firefox.…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to WPS Hide Login can be bypassed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    On a practical note, anyone know of a current and well maintained plugin for hiding…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to WPS Hide Login can be bypassed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks for the official WF take wfphil, makes some sense. But. Simply hiding the standardized…

    3 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, WPS Hide Login can be bypassed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Feature request and flawed plugin infos: I've been a …

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to EXTREMELY ticked off new user – WF crashed me site!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks Jan, appreciate your work. MTN

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Is this plugin comptible with Wordfence?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yes, but it's not working well, can be easily bypassed, see sticky thread above. MTN

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Just how common ARE brute force attacks?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Please define what you mean by "brute force attack." A couple of attempts from one…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to The hidden URL can be bypassed in Firefox, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I can verify that this plugin can be bypassed using {your-site}/wp-admin/customize.php, disappointing. I did a…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to EXTREMELY ticked off new user – WF crashed me site!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Normal procedure when a plugin causes problems is to FTP into your site and delete…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence block existing user login, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Found this, perhaps a good stopgap that doesn't require a plugin. https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/limit-access-to-your-wordpress-dashboard/

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence block existing user login, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    P.S., Indee, WordPress should have a checkbox for each user, to allow or disable login…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence block existing user login, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Any user who aspires to run a multi-author blog, with financial success, could eventually experience…

    3 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Wordfence block existing user login, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello, Premium user here but this seems appropriate fo…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Pclzip takes forever, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Ok, thanks for the clarification. MTN

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Yandex – False positive ?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Can't you just exclude it from scans. In my case, I don't want anything to…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Extreme amount of {login} attempts?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Solutions? Country blocking has a major effect on reducing login attacks, if you can block…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Azrobbo, isn't it problematic automating the customization, as copying older Wordfence core files over those…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Customizing Block & Locked Messages from Wordfence, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I originated that thread asking about customized locked message. Thanks Azrobbo for resurrecting the concept…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence scans not completing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Disable all unnecessary plugins, then uncheck most scan options, then try a scan during times…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Pclzip takes forever, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks, I'll try to make time to do those things. Was hoping there were perhaps…

    4 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Pclzip takes forever, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I have a very small website (45 blog posts) I'm using …

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to WF effect on loadtime, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It's definitely a tradeoff. What your plugin performance profiler doesn't tell you is how much…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Scan hangs for hours, always stopping in same place, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    My idea is that the Wordfence scan is an over rated feature. Firstly, it should…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Backdoor:PHP/ddksk7, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Wordfence is far far from a complete solution. As Bluebear says, there is no complete…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence Alert Admin Login Bypass, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    So you're saying there is some way a person can login to WordPress as an…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Modified Plugin File: NOT Modified, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The plugin scan is lame in my opinion. I just leave it unchecked. If someone…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Warnings about Jetpack, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Typical. Every time I look at using Jetpack for some reason, I find something like…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Scan page has no options, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    First step with this sort of thing, in my experience, is to do a cache…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Request for a Service, Plugin Auditing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I know the scan is supposed to do this, but I doubt it…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence version 6.3.3 is here!, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Finally... use of a blacklist.... THANKS!

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Is there a way to load a list of IPs to block?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    If your sites are on the same server account, perhaps just put those IPs in…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to False positive – wp-filebase pro plugin?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The Wordfence scan can be more trouble than it's worth. Under Wordfence/Options/Exclude-Files-From-Scan, simply block scanning…

    2 months ago