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Wordfence Security

The Wordfence WordPress security plugin provides free enterprise-class WordPress security, protecting your website from hacks and malware.


2483 reviews
Average Rating
4.9 out of 5 stars
so glad I found this
By , for WP 4.1.1

I am so glad I found this plugin. Helps me stay on top of the site.

Hacked, then solved with help from Wordfence
By , for WP 4.1.1

Without the help of Wordfence scans, I wouldn't have been able to detect the injected content and injected files inserted by hackers. Thankfully, I could resurrect my site and see Goggle remove its 'This site may have been hacked' tag from my site's Google listing.

all it dose is scan!!!
By , for WP 4.1.1

will not stop scanning, just sits there and scans no reports, no nothing, even though i know there is malware!!!! thank god i did not pay for it, its disappointing enough with it being free

Great Plugin
By , for WP 4.1.1

I love this plugin and feel my site is secure just by using this.

best instructions
By , for WP 4.1.1

Instructions and tour understandable and reassuring. Complete fast scans. Very well-executed

Your plugin is good, but...
By ,

...but it make my web server crazy with your ajax "scan"
Please, correct it!

Pretty Amazing
By ,

I installed this plug-in ages ago and never even paid attention to it. I never even went to the settings or anything...if I did, I don't even remember. So, tonight I clicked on it from my Dashboard by accident and find that it has stopped some major hacking from taking place and continues to do so constantly in real time. I was able to block some IP's that I'm certain were up to no good PLUS I was given excellent info as to where all of my traffic was coming from (and in much better detail than Google Analytics). I actually felt so guilty for ignoring it this whole time that I had to come here to give this review. Thanks for the great plug-in!!

Fantastic plugin
By , for WP 4.1.1

It's reported lots of attempted attacks and so far has seen them all off. More impressively, it identified some damage left by hackers in a couple of my older sites (which weren't being maintained, but still) which would have taken many, many hours to figure out (in the best scenario...). Thanks so much!

By , for WP 4.1.1

Easy to install and use - and problems found through the scans are easy to fix. When I switched to self-hosting, I read about this highly recommended plugin. After reading its great reviews I installed it immediately - it's great to know it's scanning in the background and will send an alert when there's a problem.

Great security plugin
By , for WP 4.1.1

Works very well as it doesn't slow down my site and gives me piece of mind. Only had one minor issue where it gave warnings that a plugin didn't match repository but was due to really new version of plugin. Wordfence corrected itself within an hour. Thanks to the developers!

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