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But recent months, several sites of my clients were hacked and I'm concerned about this problem. In my experience pattern of hacks in quick succession indicates a common link. Typically it is vulnerable plugin/theme or incompetent hosting. If you do not consider the option of password brootforcing, how hackers can get access to the file system of ...


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Rather than blacklist logins, why not whitelist your own IP (example 12.345.67.891 below; or a range) for wp-login.php and in wp-admin for logins and administration? (No plugin needed). A whitelist will block everyone else except you from login. See http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/howto/access.html in the .htaccess in the wp-admin folder: Options All ...



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