Feature Module: WordPress Lockdown

What is the Lockdown module?
The Shield Security plugin is composed of several modules. The Lockdown is one of its modules. This module helps secure-up certain loosely-controlled WordPr...
Mon, 21 May, 2018 at 10:49 AM
The WordPress System Lockdown options explanations
The WordPress System Lockdown feature's purpose is to lockdown certain core WordPress system features. Recommendation: This depends on your usage a...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 3:43 PM
What are the implications of disabling the WordPress XML-RPC system?
If the XML-RPC option within the WordPress System Lockdown feature is disabled, you should be aware of the certain implications. Here's what may be...
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017 at 4:00 PM
What are the Permissions and Access feature options?
Permissions and Access feature provides finer control of certain WordPress permissions. The options available are as follows: Disable File Editing - ...
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018 at 6:14 PM
How does Disable File Editing option work?
By default, WordPress offers administrators the option to directly edit the PHP files for plugins and themes. While this is convenient, it is a security...
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017 at 4:05 PM
How does Force SSL Admin option work?
Managing WordPress over a non-secure web connections is inherently a security risk, because your authenticated user session is transmitted within your cooki...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 3:47 PM
The WordPress Obscurity options explanations
The WordPress Obscurity feature obscures certain WordPress settings from public view. Note: Obscurity is not true security and so the following settings...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 3:54 PM
Feature Explained: Force SSL Login
NOTE: This option has been removed since Shield v5.4.3+ as it has been deprecated from WordPress core itself. Submitting login details over non-se...
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017 at 11:32 AM