Shield Security Pro now supports the full file scanning of the Smart Slider 3 Pro plugin, and the Social Login Pro plugin within it’s WPHashes.com API.
Shield Security’s API for querying plugin and theme MD5 checksum hashes now supports integration with premium plugin and themes.
Your WordPress sites have been automatically scanned for malware since Shield Security Pro 8.0 was released. We’ve been delivering improvements with each release, designed to refine the malware scanner and make the results more accurate and actionable. With Shield Security Pro 8.3, we’re bringing further enhancements. What’s new in our WordPress Malware scanner?
Shield Security 8.2 comes with network intelligence about malware scan results. Shield will now automatically filter your results of false positives.
Shield Security Pro 8.0 has a new malware scanner for WordPress. Discover malware on your WordPress sites sooner and repair corrupt files automatically.
The ability to limit login attempts on a WordPress site is crucial to your overall security. Shield Pro offers many powerful ways to achieve login protection.
Inactive and abandoned WordPress users are a risk to our sites. Shield Security 7.4 provides options to automatically and manually suspend user accounts.
In this article we discuss what XML-RPC is for WordPress, how you can disable it, and why you might want to.
In an earlier article we wrote about 1 particular technique to tempt a bot in order to know that it’s a bad bot. This approach is elaborate, but it works. Every bot has their own particular character, based on their desired end result. The MouseTrap solution helps us target one particular type of bot, but…
Figuring out which traffic is legitimate and which isn’t, can be tricky. If a (ro)bot script is written well, and often they are, they appear to be just like any other normal visitor. The challenge that we’re presented with is being able to spot the bad bots and isolate their traffic from the “good” traffic…