Plugin Reviews

Limit Login Attempts

Limit rate of login attempts, including by way of cookies, for each IP. Fully customizable.


168 reviews
Average Rating
4.7 out of 5 stars
By , for WP 4.2.4

5 Starts - this plugin has protected my sites a ton of times! Its a must install on every WP instance.

Does exactly what it says
By , for WP 4.2.2

I was amazed to see in the logs how often there had been unauthorised login attempts on my site. Glad I've got this plugin keeping an eye on things! Thanks!

Works Great - Must Have
By , for WP 4.2.2

This plugin has blocked a couple of IP pounding my site. If necessary, may resort to an .htaccess deny listing. But for now this plugin is my 50-foot fence.

By , for WP 4.2.2

Just simple and work.

Awesome Plugin
By , for WP 4.2.2

This plugin has made my life a lot easier. Good Job!

This is very useful plugin
By , for WP 4.2.2

I got this plugin from my Godaddy WordPress install, ever since I start installing it on my other WordPress websites as well. It just failed 30 different brute force login attempts. I am totally amazed.

Used to love it...
By , for WP 4.2.2

I used to love this plugin and installed it on all my websites... but I discovered that is was making my server crash and give a Resource limit reached error on all websites. I don't understand why but I deactivated it and all is fine but as soon as I activate it on my most popular websites, the server soon gives the error. Looks like it loads lots of Entry Processes.... so if you have that error, try disabling that plugin.

Still working !
By ,

Even if it has not been updated for 2 years, it is still working fine and usefull for securing backend access.

Still works but ashame not update
By , for WP 4.2.1

My sight was getting attacked in the severest way around 2 weeks ago from locations literally all of the world. If it were not for this plugin I would not have known about it and they would probably not have stopped if it weren't also for the lockouts.
I also ended up IP Blocking whole ranges of IP addresses through the hosting control panel.
It really is a shame that this has stopped being supported, even if it was only to bring it up to current version format. I hope it is before it breaks or someone else brings out another program like it. There appears to be buggerall at the moment.

Thank you
By , for WP 4.1.2

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