Hi. I am using the Firewall plugin but now I can't update the settings in the Flashpoll++ plugin anymore. It takes me to a page not found and then sends an alert to my mailbox. Why is this and how can I fix it? (see message below)
Thank you! This is what I get in my email:
WordPress Firewall has detected and blocked a potential attack!
Web Page: http://www.obsessed-with-music.com/wp/wp-admin/admin.php?page=fppp_menu_settings
Warning: URL may contain dangerous content!
Offending IP: 126.96.36.199 [ Get IP location ]
Offending Parameter: color_progress_bars = 0xC6DD5B
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