WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Plugin Reviews

iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)

The easiest, most effective way to secure WordPress in seconds.

1343536251

2510 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.7 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Just the ticket!
By , for WP 3.8.1

Bottom line, so far, so good.

5 stars
Better WP Security is excellent
By , for WP 3.8.1

I had installed the "HC Custom WP-Admin URL" WordPress plugin and have been adding additional configuration to my htaccess file over the last few days after experiencing a brute force attempt on my wordpress site.

Unfortunately, the "HC Custom WP-Admin URL" plugin does not play nice with some other plugins, and most importantly to me, was causing the styling on my registration page to not load. I manually changed my htaccess file to address this, but it was a pain, and I know that I would probably have to replace this htaccess file and make additional edits to wp php any time I would update WordPress in the future.

This morning, I found the "Better WP Security" plugin, which allows you to change your login, admin, and registration links to whatever you specify. It also works seamlessly with my other plugins and allows the registration styling to load properly. It has many configuration options that allow you to better secure your site and protect against attacks. It modifies your htaccess file cleanly in one section all from the plugin settings database and has an easy to understand, color-coded dashboard that allows you to see what features you have enabled along with the protection gained from each.

I highly recommend this plugin, and I cannot thank the author, designers and developers enough for writing and maintaining such an excellent tool.

5 stars
Does a good job
By , for WP 3.8.1

Takes a little work to understand all the options but it's nice to know they are all there if you need them.

5 stars
Wonderful plugin, highly reliable
By , for WP 3.8.1

Better WP Security is a standard part of my every WordPress installation. Very comprehensive, easy to use, has clear explanation of all features right there on the admin pages, and does a pretty good job even with the initial "all-in-one" fix that can be manually adjust later as needed.

5 stars
It works!
By , for WP 3.8.1

I haven't felt this secure in a long time. Thank you!

5 stars
Awesome Plugin
By , for WP 3.8.1

Hi,

I'm using this plugin on Google Search recommendation and to tell you the truth the plugin is awesome. Loved the simple interface it allowed me so much powerful features to control the security of my website. Thank you to the developers for providing such amazing features for free.

Regards,
Devil Designz.

5 stars
unbelievable!!
By , for WP 3.8.1

This plugin is unbelievable, easy to use and makes your site really uncrackable! :)

5 stars
Amazing Security Plugin
By , for WP 3.8.1

We love this plugin so much. It is easy to use, and customize. We use it on our website and all our client websites as well.

5 stars
Great resource
By , for WP 3.8.1

Especially helpful when building a site from scratch. This is the first plugin-in I add and run from the start.

5 stars
Seamless, does what it says.
By ,

Pretty non-intrusive, works well.

You must log in to submit a review. You can also log in or register using the form near the top of this page.