Feature Module: Block Bad IPs/Visitors

What is the Block Bad IPs/Visitors module?
The Shield Security plugin is composed of the several modules. The Block Bad IPs/Visitors is one of its modules. This module allows you to whitelist IP addr...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:33 PM
How to detect & capture login bots
You've probably heard about bots a lot lately (those automated programs created to perform repetitive tasks), how they are here to make our lives easie...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 2:45 PM
How to detect & capture probing bots
Bots are those small chunks of software designed to perform simple, the repetitive automated tasks quickly.  Many bot attacks are simply probing for vul...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 2:49 PM
How to detect behaviours common to bots
Bots can be categorized into good bots or bad bots. Good bots are beneficial to all online businesses. They help in creating the required visibility of the...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:25 PM
What is the Mouse Trap feature and how to capture bad bots?
How can you tell if a visitor to your site is real, or if it's a bot? Sometimes it's difficult, if not impossible, because they're so good a...
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019 at 10:27 AM
What is the Fully Automatic Black List system?
The automated black list system (engine) will block the IP addresses of naughty visitors after a specified number of transgressions. It is best described in...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:34 PM
What is the Transgression Limit option?
The Transgression Limit option lets you control how many times a visitor may trip one of the security plugin's defenses before being blocked by the plu...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:35 PM
What is the Auto Block Expiration option?
When using IP addresses as a means to block unwanted visitors, it must be maintained. The Shield Security plugin does this automatically based on the ti...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:36 PM
How to use IP Lists Management tool
IP Lists Management is basically an essential method which you can use to review information concerning the blacklisted and whitelisted IP addresses and a v...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:12 PM
How to manually add IP you want to blacklist
Before we explain how to manually add IP you want to blacklist, please note that, if you have the automated black list system enabled, the blacklisted IP wi...
Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 3:37 PM