Login Protection – Limit Failed Login Attempts

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This plugin will block an Internet address (IP) or username from making further attempts after a specified limit on retries has been reached.

Author:wp-buy (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:4.6
WordPress version tested:5.7.4
Plugin version:4.7
Added to WordPress repository:20-02-2020
Last updated:20-12-2021
Rating, %:86
Rated by:6
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Total downloads:6 335
Active installs:400+
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Limit Login Attempts protect your site from attacks that try to gain access/login to a site with random usernames and passwords. Try it now and protect your site from hacks and malware!

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Plugin Settings and Reports

Basic Features

  • Limit the number of retry attempts when logging in.
  • Configurable lockout timings.
  • Email notification of blocked attempts (Detailed email containing all necessary information).
  • Notify the user of remaining attempts.
  • Report containing all blocked attempts.
  • Whitelist/Blocklist of IPs (Support IP ranges).
  • Allow/Block Countries.
  • Automatically block IP addresses that exceed limit login attempts
  • Automatically add IP addresses that exceed blocks limit to the deny list
  • Send notifications about blocked retry (Email sent to admins)
  • Inform the user about the remaining retries or lockout time on the login page.
  • Unlock The Locked users – Easily unlock the locked admin through the email or dashboard.
  • Limit the number of retry attempts when logging in per IP.
  • Limit the number of attempts to log in using cookies.
  • Optional logging and optional email notification.
  • Compatible with Google captcha, Captcha Plus & reCaptcha.
  • Dashboard gives you an overview of your site’s security.
  • Enable or disable the plugin functionality
  • Enable to disable email notifications
  • Compatible with latest WordPress version
  • Woocommerce login page protection.
  • Wordfence & Sucuri compatibility.
  • GDPR compliant.

Advanced Features (PRO)

  • All Basic features included.
  • Save the password that was used by the hacker (Save part of the password and hide the last three digits).
  • Advanced dashboard gives you an overview of your site’s security (Charts for the most important reports).
  • Block attackers by IP, Country, IP range.
  • Mobile Application for the admins to follow up the site security (Download APK).