Security Admin Restriction Zones feature restricts access to key WordPress areas for all users not authenticated with the Security Admin Access System.


The options available are as follows:

  • WordPress Options - Restricts the ability of WordPress administrators from changing key WordPress settings.
  • Admin Users - Restrict the ability of WordPress administrators from creating, deleting, modifying or promoting other administrators.
  • Plugins - Restricts access to key WordPress plugin actions: update, activation and deletion.
  • Themes - Restricts access to key WordPress posts and pages actions: theme installation, update, activation and deletion.
  • Pages - Restricts access to key WordPress posts and pages actions: page/post creation, editing and deletion.


Hint: To select more than 1 item in the multiple select lists, use the 'Ctrl' button.


Note: If you’re running a WordPress WPMS site, the only options that are restricted apply to the Network Administration Area:

  • Administrator email address
  • New Site Registrations
  • Site Title


To learn more about the Security Admin Restriction Zones, read the blog article here.