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My custom 404 page does not work

When you configure how WP Cerber blocks unauthorized access to the default login page and your WordPress dashboard, you can select how to render the 404 pages for those locations. It can be either a simple, plain 404 page or a custom 404 page styled and rendered by the active theme or even a visual WordPress page builder. Unfortunately, [...]


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WP Cerber Security 8.6.6

We hope that you and your families are safe and well. The last few months have been unprecedented for all of us. Despite the pandemic, we continue to develop and improve WP Cerber Security so you can protect your WordPress more effectively. An improvement to the layout of the Live Traffic log Now all events that are logged during a [...]


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WP Cerber Security 8.6.5

We continue developing and improving one of the most advanced and reliable security solutions for WordPress. Now it’s better than it was. Here is what’s new in WP Cerber Security 8.6.5. New features New: File system analytics. It’s located on the Site Integrity admin page under the new Analytics tab. It’s [...]


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What is RID and how to use it

RID is a Request ID or a unique request identifier. It’s a unique string that WP Cerber generates for every logged HTTP request and writes to the log along with other request details. The main reason for using RID is to look up a particular request in the log while performing maintenance tasks. This is especially useful when a [...]



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WP Cerber Security 8.6.3

While doctors around the world are fighting against COVID-19, we continue developing WP Cerber so you can protect your WordPress more effectively. This update brings the following improvements to your website. New: A bulk load of access list’s entries. Use a new text field on the Tools admin page. Enter new access list entries, one [...]


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WP Cerber Security 8.6

The coronavirus pandemic is not an excuse; we continue developing new versions of WP Cerber and supporting our customers. Since WP Cerber 8.6 the minimum supported PHP version is 5.6. If you’re still on 5.x versions of PHP, we strongly encourage you to update PHP to version 7.3. Integration with Cloudflare WP Cerber 8.6 brings [...]


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Cloudflare add-on for WP Cerber

This optional add-on brings an additional security measure for your WordPress by providing integration with the Cloudflare cloud-based firewall. When enabled, it adds and removes IP addresses blocked by WP Cerber to and from the Cloudflare IP Access Rules continuously. This prevents malicious IP addresses from accessing the entire [...]



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WP Cerber Security 8.5.9

This version adds several minor features, improvements and bug fixes. It also has been updated and tested to fully support and be compatible with PHP 7.4. On the Live Traffic log, now you can search and filter out requests with software errors if they occurred. Two new fields in the Advanced Search form allow you to either search a [...]



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Browser cookies set by WP Cerber

When WP Cerber is installed on your website it can generate and set several browser cookies with the sole purpose of securing your website by detecting and mitigating malicious activity. All these cookies have randomly generated names and contain randomly generated values. No personal or sensitive data is stored in the cookies. Those [...]


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WP Cerber Security 8.5.8

The minimum supported PHP version now is 5.5. Later this year it will be set to 5.6. If you’re still on 5.x versions of PHP, we strongly encourage you to update PHP to at least PHP 7.2. Why do you need to do that? Web servers running older versions of PHP may be exposed to unpatched security vulnerabilities in the PHP core or [...]


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Deleting personal data

Depending on configuration during its normal operations WP Cerber can accumulate information in the website database. This information can be considered as personal data in terms of applicable privacy law (such as GDPR). All that data can be deleted as well as exported by a user request from within the WordPress dashboard with easy, no [...]