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Password Protection

HTTP Basic Authentication as secondary defense for wp-admin - blocks brute force attacks. Also blocks users (bots) with No-Referrer Headers.

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    HTTP Authentication on Chrome, your browser my not look the same but it should be similar.

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    The admin interface.

Requires: 3.5.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.6 beta
Last Updated: 2013-4-16
Active Installs: 80+


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