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Error meesage preventing users to login (4 posts)

  1. knowlsey
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    What does this message mean??

    "WordPress administrator area access disabled temporarily due to widespread brute force attacks."

  2. Mark Ratledge
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    WordPress administrator area access disabled temporarily due to widespread brute force attacks

    Exactly what it says; read http://blog.hostgator.com/2013/04/11/global-wordpress-brute-force-flood/

  3. knowlsey
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Is there anyway to overide login so that I can address the issue?

  4. Mark Ratledge
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Ask your host.

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