What’s new in the best plugin to mitigate brute force attacks and hardening WordPress Important Note: This release brings a lot of changes to the code – let me know if something goes wrong via support form. You can roll back to the last stable version here: Downloads. New: Added Reason column on the Lockouts screen which will [...]
What’s new in the best plugin to mitigate brute force attacks and hardening WordPress New! added Hostname column for the User Activity and Lockouts tabs. New! added ability to write all failed login attempts to the specified file or to the syslog file. Use it to protect site with fail2ban. Note: you need root access to the server to [...]
Added ability to remove old records from the user activity log automatically. Check out Keep records for field on the settings page. This setting determines how many days’ WP Cerber will keep log records. Log will be cleaned up automatically on a schedule. Added pagination for the User Activity and the Lockouts screens. Added ability to [...]
New: beautiful widget for the dashboard to keep an eye on things. Get quick analytic with trends over 24 hours and ability to manually deactivate Citadel mode. French translation added, thanks to hardesfred. Hardening WordPress. Removed automatically redirection from /login/ to the login page, from /admin/ and /dashboard/ to the [...]
Fix issue with hanging up during redirect to /wp-admin/ on some circumstance. Fix minor issue with limit login attempts for non-admin users. Add Date of registration column on the Users screen in dashboard. Some UI improvements on access-list screen. Performance optimization & code refactoring.
Add ability to filter out Activity List by IP, username or particular event. You can see what happens and when it happened with particular IP or username. When IP reaches limit login attempts and when it was blocked. Add protection from adding to the Black IP Access List subnet belongs to current user’s session IP. Add option to [...]
This brand new plugin inspired by Limit Login Attempts plugin. That was useful plugin. It worked fine for many of my client's sites for years. But now Limit Login Attempts is obsolete. Welcome WP Cerber!