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Captcha on Login

Protect your blog from login brute force attacks adding a captcha on login page of your site

8 reviews
Average Rating
3 stars
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Muito bom
By , for WP 3.8.1

Funciona perfeitamente. Obrigado!

5 stars
By , for WP 3.8

Very easy too implement, nice to see.
No conflicts with other captcha

4 stars
Did what it said it would do
By ,

I don't understand why people gave it a low rating. I'm giving it 4 for only one reason, it doesn't look like the author is addressing any issues in the support forum. Other than that, it works just fine.

5 stars
Excellent! Does what it says
By , for WP 3.6

This plugin does exactly what it says and has been effectively thwarting the ongoing brute force wp-login attacks.

1 star
Unrunnable in debug mode
By , for WP 3.5.2

This plugin can not be used by developers who run their sites in debug mode: define('WP_DEBUG', true); in wp-config.php

The developers do not respond to support questions.

1 star
Perhaps I didn't do something correctly....
By , for WP 3.5.1

I'm just trying this plugin for the first time as something different to the "1+1" captchas I've been using. However, I tried 6 times entering the exact captcha being shown in the image and it was rejected each time. In addition, the link was showing a link of "i.getsavinjs.info". I had to FTP in to remove this plugin in order to log into my wordpress site.

5 stars
Working well for me
By , for WP 3.6.1

I was being hit by the recent brute force attempts to login as admin. I have no user 'admin' but it was getting on my... well you know.

It's only been 24 hours but I don't as yet have a single failed login in that time. The first time in many weeks.

I will update this if (when) things change.

UPDATE (October 2013)

It's now been 6 months with no brute force attempts so I decided to switch the captcha off. 30 minutes (and over 300 failed 'admin' login attempts later) I switched it back on.

'admin' has again stopped trying to login.

Still works beautifully.

5 stars
Working perfectly
By Plugin Author, for WP 3.5.1

Plugin is working perfectly

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