Limit Attempts

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Protect WordPress website against brute force attacks. Limit rate of login attempts.


Version 1.1.9 Last updated 7 days ago Requires WP 3.9

Limit Attempts plugin is a security solution for WordPress which protects your website from spam and brute-force attacks. Limit the number of failed login attempts per user and block user IP for a certain period of time based on your settings. This will stop automated scripts to gеnеrаtе a lаrgе numbеr оf different combinations and hack your website.

Manage black- and whitelists, receive email notifications, hide website forms for blocked or blacklisted IPs, and other advanced features which guarantees safety of your data. Secure your website today!

Brief Overview
Instruction on Installation

Free Features

  • Automatically block IP addresses that exceed limit login attempts
  • Automatically add IP addresses that exceed blocks limit to the blacklist
  • Manually add IP addresses to:
    • Blacklist
    • Whitelist
  • Hide login, register, lost password forms for blocked or blacklisted IPs
  • Add blacklisted IP address to the htaccess file with Htaccess to reduce your website database workload
  • Consider incorrect captcha as a failed login attempt with Captcha
  • Manage your statistics list with:
    • IP address
    • Number of failed attempts
    • Number of blocks
    • Status
  • Customize error messages for:
    • Invalid attempt
    • Blocked user
    • Blacklisted user
  • Send customizable notifications about blocked and blacklisted users to:
    • User email
    • Custom email
  • Compatible with latest WordPress version
  • Incredibly simple settings for fast setup without modifying code
  • Detailed step-by-step documentation and videos
  • Multilingual and RTL ready

Pro Features

  • Add IP address ranges or IP masks to black- and whitelists
  • Add certain country’s IP addresses to the black- and whitelist – GeoIP database
  • Manage total number of failed attempts with blocked list additional option
  • Manage black- and whitelists with extended options:
    • Country
    • Range from
    • Range to
    • Reason
  • Compatible with Captcha Pro:
    • Consider the incorrect captcha input as an invalid attempt for the forms compatible with Captcha Pro
  • Set the option for non-existent username log in:
    • According to time and login attempts set for Block- and Blacklist
    • Block IP immediately
    • Blacklist IP immediately
  • Manage your log tab with:
    • IP address
    • Internet Hostname
    • Event
    • Form
    • Event time
  • Summary diagram with login attempts statistic and prevented hacking attempts in the settings page and in a dashboard widget
  • Configure all subsites on the network
  • Get answer to your support question within one business day (Support Policy)

3 Translations Available

We are constantly update the existing translations and add new to the list.

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FAQ

What I’ll get after purchase?
After you purchase our product, you’ll receive the following email notifications:

  • Thankful letter with awaiting payment approval.

If your payment has been successfully processed, you’ll receive the letters below:

  • User registration email with an access to your personal Client Area on BestWebSoft website (https://bestwebsoft.com/client-area), where you can manage your websites, licenses and find purchase information.
  • Successful purchase confirmation email with your license key and download link.

If the system considers your purchase as fraud, your payment will not be transferred to us, your money is left at 2CO and 2CO will refund it to you (as a rule, within 1-2 days). No further actions needed.

If you want to complete the purchase, we recommend using another payment method.

What’s included in Pro license?

When you buy a Pro license, you are supposed to get downloadable ZIP archive with Pro license key including personal support, all documentation and videos, constant updates, and special offers.

What is the Priority Support?

Priority Support is an answer to your question within one business day. For more info see Support Policy.

Didn’t receive anything, got charged. What should I do?

You will get the download link after transaction review. Usually, it takes about 30 minutes to review one transaction. You will receive a message with a download link and license key to the email specified by you during the purchase.

Check your spam folder, the message can be there. If you haven’t got the download link within 24 hours, feel free to contact us. Please specify your name, email and order number. Submit a request

What’s the difference between Annual and Lifetime licenses?

With Annual license you will receive product updates and priority support for 1 year. You will be charged automatically each year until this license cancellation.

With Lifetime license you will receive product updates and priority support forever (see License Agreement for more details).

What is Pro Membership?

Pro Membership is a subscription which gives you access to 30+ premium WordPress plugins, plus all the future plugins we’ll release over the course of your Pro Membership subscription for a single website/domain. Updates and dedicated support are included through the license lifetime.

What will happen if I cancel my membership or subscription? Will I still have access to the plugins I’ve purchased?

In case of payment cancellation you will no longer receive top-priority support and product updates, however, you will be granted lifetime rights to use the product. Support will be provided on a regular basis.

How can I change the license from Pro to Pro Membership?

Cancel your previous Pro license and buy Pro Membership license. Then add new license key to your website.

How can I change the license from Annual to Lifetime?

Cancel your previous license and buy Lifetime license. Then add new license key to your website.

Can I use a single Pro license for multiple websites (domain names)?

One premium plugin can be installed on a single domain and its subdomains. You should buy separate licenses for each website/domain.

NOTE: We do not support websites, which use Domain Mapping or similar plugins/server configurations.

How can I request a refund?

If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, we may refund the cost of your order within 30 days from the purchase date. Learn More

Do you have any discounts?
Yes, we offer the following discounts during bulk plugin purchase:

  • Buy 2 plugin licenses and save 10%
  • Buy 5 plugin licenses and save 20%
  • Buy 10 plugin licenses and save 30%
  • Buy 100 plugin licenses and save 50%