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xmlrpc attacks blocker

Description

multipie ways to help block xmlrpc attacks.

This plugin have this options:

First Option:
Log errors and access – to debug plugin errors and access to the xmlrpc file.

The protection options:

  • Disable xmlrpc – disable the file complete with wordpress built in option.
  • Block login errors ip’s in htaccess – every WRONG login attempt will be blocked inside the htaccess file.
  • Enable xmlrpc for a specific user – give permission to access the file to pre define user you will choose.
  • Disable xmlrpc built in functions – xmlrpc have many options and actions to query on your wordpress site, with this option you can choose which option to disable and wich to keep enabled.

Screenshots

  • admin options
  • some options from "disable xmlrpc built in functions".

Installation

  1. Download the the plugin.
  2. Decompress the ZIP file and upload the contents of the archive into /wp-content/plugins/.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Download the the plugin.
  2. Decompress the ZIP file and upload the contents of the archive into /wp-content/plugins/.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Why do I need your plugin?

read every thing here: http://blog.sucuri.net/2014/07/new-brute-force-attacks-exploiting-xmlrpc-in-wordpress.html

Can you explain what the file do?

google my friend, but here you go: http://code.tutsplus.com/articles/xml-rpc-in-wordpress–wp-25467

How do I clear the errors and the access log?

I did not code it yet, just disable and enable the plugin. don’t worry about your options there will not be deleted.

How do I reset everything?

Delete the plugin.

Contributors & Developers

“xmlrpc attacks blocker” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0 – initial release