Releases

WP Cerber Security 6.5

This version brings a new, advanced and more effective way of loading plugin modules and the plugin security engine. This allows Cerber Security to intercept and inspect suspicious requests more effectively and protect WordPress against attacks that try to exploit a vulnerability in a plugin or a theme. It’s advised to enable loading in [...]


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WP Cerber Security 6.2

New features Protection against a denial of service (DoS) attack that exploits recently discovered vulnerability (CVE-2018-6389). It’s not a critical vulnerability and doesn’t allow a hacker to break into a victim website. It’s rather a flaw that allows anyone to put a WordPress powered website to its knees easily. Bad [...]


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WP Cerber Security 6.1

In case you missed: version 6.0 announcement. Improvements Traffic Inspector has got a Request White List setting. To exclude a particular request from inspection specify a request string without the website domain and query string (GET parameters). Read more. An Activity filter has been added to the Advanced search form on the Traffic [...]


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WP Cerber Security 6.0

New features Hacker attacks on websites get stronger and smarter because fast-growing technologies create new opportunities for hackers and cybercriminals. We cannot ignore those facts and that’s the reason we’ve implemented a new feature: Traffic Inspector. It’s a specialized request inspection algorithm that acts as additional [...]


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WP Cerber Security 5.9

Improvements Now you can add comments for new entries in the access lists Improved compatibility with exotic hosting environments: now the plugin handles URLs with the MultiViews server option enabled. If this option is enabled and the server receives a request for /something and this something doesn’t exist, the server tries to [...]


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WP Cerber Security 5.8.6

New features Now you can use regular expressions (REGEX) in the list of prohibited usernames. Specify as many patterns as you need. To specify a REGEX pattern wrap a pattern in two forward slashes like /admin.*/. All comparisons are case-insensitive. Improvements and updates A new checkbox on the Notification tab lets you enable/disable [...]


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WP Cerber Security 5.8

New features Weekly reports. Now the plugin will send a brief performance report (activity for past seven days, antispam performance) to specified email addresses. Weekly reports are sent once a week. Set desired reporting time on the Notification admin page. Improvements and updates REST API: the deprecated rest_enabled filter is used [...]



Releases

WP Cerber Security 5.5

New features White list for the WordPress anti-spam engine. It allows creating a list of exceptions by specifying a string to search it in a request URI. Cerber anti-spam protects registration form, comment form and tons of other contact forms. White list for REST API requests. It allows creating a list of namespace exceptions if REST [...]


Releases

WP Cerber Security 5.2

This is a bug fix release. Bugs fixed Hidden custom login URL may be discovered by using specially formatted URL. Thanks to Mick from Australia for reporting this bug. Customization CSS styles don’t work on the Custom login page. Depending on server settings you might get the following messages in Apache’s error.log: PHP [...]


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WP Cerber Security 5.1

New features Anti-spam and anti-bot for contact and other forms. Cerber antispam and bot detection engine now protects all forms on a website. It’s compatible with virtually any form. Tested with Caldera Forms, Gravity Forms, Contact Form 7, Ninja Forms, Formidable Forms, Fast Secure Contact Form, Contact Form by WPForms. As usual you [...]


Releases

WP Cerber Security 5.0

New features Cerber has got a new antispam and bot detection engine that protects comment and user registration forms from bot attacks. No reCAPTCHA is needed anymore. After several attempts bot IP will be locked out. Now you can tell Cerber either to mark detected spam comments as spam or deny them completely. Optionally Cerber can [...]


Releases

WP Cerber Security 4.9

Improvements Additional details will be logged and displayed on the Activity page: the URL of a request and decision the plugin engine had made. Added a nice panel with performance indicators showing key events in the last 24 hours. To improve reliability self check-up code has been added. Welcome Poland! Polish translation has been [...]


Releases

WP Cerber 4.8.2

This is a bug fixing version. Bugs fixed A reason of blocking an IP address is not shown in notification emails if Always block entire subnet Class C of intruders IP is selected in the settings. An IP address from a range may be locked out if you have overlapping IP ranges in the both IP Access Lists. That means you or your users might [...]


Releases

WP Cerber Security 4.8

New features You can enable/disable applying limit login rules to IP addresses in the White IP Access List. A new checkbox on the Main Settings tab. By default it’s disabled. Read more about using WordPress IP Access List. Block malicious IP addresses after a specified number of failed attempts to solve visible or invisible reCAPTCHA. [...]