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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 [...]


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Exporting personal data from logs

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 exported by a user request or deleted from within the WordPress dashboard with easy, no database [...]





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Registered users only mode

Enabling this mode forces users to log in before viewing your WordPress powered website. By default, if a user is not logged in, the user is redirected to the default login page. After successfully logging in, the user will be redirected back to the page they tried to view. To achieve this, enable Authorized users only. When a user opens [...]






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Cerber Security Scanner Settings

Cerber Security Scanner is a sophisticated and powerful tool that inspects every file and folder on a website for traces of malware and backdoors, changed and new suspicious files. The scanner verifies the integrity of WordPress, plugins, and themes and prevents them from being infected with unforeseen malware. Let’s take a look [...]


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Cerber Security Scanner for WordPress

A manual scan mode To start scanning manually, go to the Site Integrity admin page and click either the Start Quick Scan button or the Start Full Scan button. Do not close the browser window while the scan is in progress. You may just open a new browser tab to do something else on the website. Once the scan is finished you can close the [...]


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Development version 6.7.3

This is a bug fix version. A small bug in the Black Access List algorithm is fixed. The bug: if you add the wildcard *.*.*.* entry (all IPv4 addresses) to the Black IP Access List, all form submissions including any login form will be denied with the request forbidden message and HTTP 403 code no matter what IP addresses the White IP [...]


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Traffic Inspector in a nutshell

Traffic Inspector constantly screens all suspicious requests and blocks them before they can harm a website. This security algorithm is enabled by default and in the vast majority of cases requires no configuration. It is improved based on the knowledge we get during analyzing attempts to break-in and hacker attacks in our [...]


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Cerber Security Professional

Upgrading to Cerber Security Pro not only unlocks the features below but puts you on the upgrade path for unbeatable security features that we’re excited to share in the near future. As of now, our customers get these powerful features and abilities: Cloud-based protection with Global Black List maintained by Cerber Lab. Our cloud [...]