Feature Module: WordPress Firewall

What is the Shield's Firewall module and how does it work?
Protection starts with traffic analysis. Shield immediately blocks malicious traffic that’s intended to infiltrate your site, execute malicious code, or by-...
Mon, 21 May, 2018 at 10:24 AM
What the Shield's Firewall does NOT do?
It's important to understand what the Shield Security's Firewall does not do. Since this is an application level firewall, it can only deal wi...
Mon, 4 Dec, 2017 at 1:58 PM
Firewall Blocking options explanations
There are 9 Firewall Blocking options that determine what data is checked on each page request. Depending on certain incompatibilities with other plugins, y...
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018 at 12:38 PM
Firewall Block Response options explanations
Firewall Block Response specifies how the Shield plugin will respond when the firewall detects malicious data.  Firewall Block Response options explanation...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 11:15 AM
Whitelists settings - IPs, pages, parameters, and users that by-pass the Firewall
It’s possible to specify certain factors that completely by-pass all Firewall checking. In principle, you should not need to whitelist anything or anyone un...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 10:42 AM
What is the IP Black List and how should it be used?
This article has been kept here for link continuity purposes but the Firewall module no-longer contains an IP manual black list feature. The current...
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016 at 12:47 PM