Support » Plugin: Toolset Types - Custom Post Types, Custom Fields and Taxonomies » Conflict with Better WP Security

  • The Better WP Security plugin has great security methods for blocking hackers and malware, and does it with minimal knowledge or work needed by you.

    As delivered, it conflicts with a URL that the Types plugin uses, specifically ending with a parameter with no value. This conflict gives a 403 Forbidden error, blocking the Types plugin administration pages (and probably others).

    Better WP Security has a line like this

    RewriteCond %{QUERY_STRING} ^.*(\[|\]|\(|\)|<|>|ê|"|;|\?|\*|=$).* [NC,OR]

    I removed |=$, which blocks parameters ending with equals, like

    That comes from a link like
    or like

    Suggestion to plugin writers, specify &s=1 instead of &s (parameters should always have a value).

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