Plugin Directory

Test out the new Plugin Directory and let us know what you think.
!This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Block Default Login Attempts

Completely block default admin user login attempts in WordPress.

The greatest hack focus on a WordPress site seems to be trying to log in with the default username "admin". This plugin detects all login attempts with that username and exits with a 403 Forbidden header. This should eventually discourage login bots from continuing to pound your site.

All attempts are logged inside the /wp-content/plugin-data folder, just in case you need the info. Logs are kept for up to 30 days.

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.15
Last Updated: 3 years ago
Active Installs: 60+


5 out of 5 stars


Got something to say? Need help?


Not enough data

0 people say it works.
0 people say it's broken.