June 6, 2018

Website Designer Scam

I had a client of mine send this email he received and right away knew it was a scam by the way it was written. If you’re a website designer and you receive a similar email don’t reply back and definitely don’t accept a payment from them. Here is the […]
May 31, 2018

Block 99.99% of hacking bot attacks on WordPress via htaccess

If your host keeps telling you that you’re using too many resources, it’s possible that you have a bot problem. Hackers create bots to break into WordPress websites via the login screen (also known as wp-admin). By just adding this code to your .htaccess to block 99.999% of no-referrer bots […]
August 15, 2017

Expire WordPress Password Protected Pages

I recently had a client that wanted to prevent a password protected page from being accessible after they closed the browser from a public location. By default, a password protected page will be accessible for 10 days via a cookie. By adding this plugin to your site it will expire […]
August 6, 2017

How to stop WordPress brute force attacks with Cloudflare Free Page Rules

Recently I made a post on how to block brute force attacks on cPanel servers which had some information about Cloudflare at the bottom. Since Cloudflare Page Rules can work for anyone I felt it needs to have it’s own post. What is Cloudflare: The Short Answer Cloudflare protects and […]
June 24, 2017

How I stopped WordPress brute force attacks on cPanel servers

I run a hosting company which host mostly WordPress sites. As you know brute force attacks on WordPress has been a big issue for the past few years. About six months ago after I was able to block most attacks they got even stronger and harder to stop. I figured […]