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BruteProtect is a cloud-powered Brute Force attack prevention plugin and the best protection against botnet attacks.


56 reviews
Average Rating
4.8 out of 5 stars
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Everyone should use it
By , for WP 3.9

Stops bots cold. Just install it and forget it. A no brainer

By ,

Not much to say, other than the fact that this seems to work, and hasn't caused any problems with my other plug-ins. A nice product!

Great Plugin
By , for WP 3.8.1

Nice and light weight compared to others. Simple as pie to setup for the novice.

By , for WP 3.8.1

Thank you! I have a server with several wordpress sites on it that was getting completely bogged down by tens of thousands of login attempts. I installed BruteProtect on all my sites and saw a drop in RAM usage of 600 MB! And the CPU spikes that were happening regularly have disappeared. This is a no-brainer, must-install plugin IMO.

Good job …
By ,

… easy and effective, great idea and if an attack is on the way, you can see in some backends (e. g. cPanel) how it works when it frees memory and porcessor usage due to an attack … thanks :)

By , for WP 3.7.1

So right now my bruteprotect is protecting my previous site, I had a beta site before going live, and now that I went live I would like bruteprotect to be protecting my current site but its only protecting my beta site. I already uninstalled the bruteprotect plugin and reinstalled it, but that did not solve it. Any help would be cool, thanks

Works well, good support
By , for WP 3.8.1

I don't fully understand all the details of securing a site, and it's great to have a plug-in I trust. It's impressive to see nearly all support tickets resolved, and I got a response within minutes. I learned about this plugin from one of the authors at a WordCamp, and I appreciate his willingness to travel and contribute to the WordPress community.

Best botnet protector
By , for WP 3.8.1

We have BruteProtect running on about 100 sites now on sites we've had botnet problems with, so far we seen far less attack hits.

Really awesome plugin. A must install.
By , for WP 3.8

Really awesome plugin. A must install. I at least "feel" much safer from the botnet attacks now and hope that I really am safer.

Works exactly like it says
By , for WP 3.8.1

Good stuff, works properly, easy to install and use.

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