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[resolved] Rollback to better wp security needed!! (9 posts)

  1. ejb5oh
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Not paying for support, iTheme ruined a good thing with this incomplete update and fails to provide a solution. Why would y'all release a beta product onto us like this? Many if us have professional sites that depend on the level of stability.

    https://wordpress.org/plugins/better-wp-security/

  2. ejb5oh
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    How can we rollback?

  3. ejb5oh
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Answered my own question:

    http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/better-wp-security.3.6.6.zip

    iTheme removed, excellence restored!

  4. RichardsGallery
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Many thanks ejb5oh, I downloaded your zip file and restored the ability to log in to my own site.

    I'm in complete agreement with you about iTheme's inept update but as for "excellence restored" I'm not so sure. What is certain is that they've lost a lot of friends with this fiasco.

  5. xondra
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thanks for helping me recover "the experience"

    Since I can't really delete the plugin for using it to secure my site via two very critical changes to my WP installation, I will simply wait for Ithemes to catch up and clean their mess, if and when they bother to do so.

  6. fedorageeks
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thank you for your assistance. Saved me a lot of trouble and time! Udaman!

  7. Viktor Nagornyy
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Guys, not sure what issue you had with the plugin. But it may be solved with a reset to make sure old settings are gone. Please see my instructions in this thread.

    http://wordpress.org/support/topic/how-to-reset-ithemes-security-plugin-to-fix-issues

  8. Pauly_Plymouth
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Big thank you to ejb5oh for the rollback advice.
    Awesome.
    I was logged out after upgrading to the latest version of ithemes security, and then re-applying the hide background as advised.
    This unabled me even to find the login screen, as it came back as a 404 error.
    I removed the plugin via ftp, and re-installed version 3.6.6 and hey presto, I was able to log back in again.
    Cheers.

  9. simonehasfal1
    Member
    Posted 5 months ago #

    ejb5oh thank you! it worked right away.

    I was on the phone and emailing all day, trying to figure out how to resolve this issue. Then I found you and it was fixed less then 5 minutes.

    Amazing!!!!

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