Support » Plugin: Wordfence Security - Firewall & Malware Scan » WooCommerce login error message changes with WF

  • Resolved johanlinder


    I make most of my client sites in Swedish. Those with WooCommerce displays an error message in Swedish when a customer tries to login with the wrong username or password on WooC “my account” page:
    But when WF is activated, the same error message suddenly turns into English:
    All language settings in both WordPress and WooCommerce are set correctly.
    Please advise.

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  • Hey @johanlinder,

    You can change this by adjusting the Don’t let WordPress reveal valid users in login errors feature found in Wordfence > All Options > Additional Options.

    Please let us know if anything else comes up.




    This option was checked. After un-checking, the error message was in the correct language again. Thank you.

    Best regards,

    Hi @wfgerald.

    But this means that WordFence brute force defence gets weaker IMHO. This problem should be addressed.


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