The AntiBot Detection Engine massively improves Shield's ability to identify bad bots vs all your other "good" traffic (humans + good bots).  This is important because Shield can better detect bad bots and eliminate more bot traffic from your site, including comment SPAM, contact form SPAM, login/registration bots, and checkout bots.


Many 3rd party plugins provide custom user login, registration, and lost password forms. They aren't normally checked for Bots since they require a custom integration.


You can select your 3rd party providers to have Shield automatically detect Bot requests to these forms:

Important: Only the form types (login, registration, lost password), that you have selected in the Login Guard module will be checked:

Please note that this feature is available with ShieldPRO only. To find out what the extra features for Shield Pro are, read the article here.