Tag: xmlrpc

Stop/Block Apache/Nginx hack attempts with fail2ban

Here is a useful quick post to stop hack attempts to your WordPress web server like wp-login brute force and xmlrpc exploits attacks. First of all, install the package “fail2ban“: sudo apt-get install fail2ban Then add these two rules to your jail file on /etc/fail2ban/jail.conf Please change the logpath according to your web servers access […]