1. Firewall protection: Wordfence includes a web application firewall (WAF) to help protect websites from various online threats, including malicious traffic and hacking attempts.
  2. Malware scanning: The plugin scans your WordPress installation for known malware, suspicious code and other security vulnerabilities. It helps administrators identify and remove potential threats.
  3. Monitoring of login attempts: Wordfence tracks login attempts and provides the ability to limit the number of login attempts, preventing brute force attacks against user passwords.
  4. Safety warnings: The extension sends real-time alerts to administrators about potential security issues, such as unauthorized access attempts or malware detection.
  5. Two-step identification (2FA): Wordfence supports two-factor authentication, adding an extra layer of protection to user logins.
  6. Live traffic view: Administrators can view live traffic and monitor how visitors interact with the site, helping to identify potential security threats in real time.
  7. IP blocking: Wordfence allows administrators to block specific IP addresses or entire domains, preventing malicious actors from accessing the website.

It's important to note that although Wordfence is a widely used and respected security plugin, general security practices should be followed, such as updating WordPress, themes and plugins, using strong passwords, and regular website backups. Security measures should be comprehensive and layered to effectively protect against potential threats.

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  1. Malware scanning and removal: Sucuri regularly scans websites for malware to detect and remove malicious code. If malware is found, the platform helps clean up the affected files.
  2. Web Application Firewall (WAF): Sucuri provides a web application firewall that creates a barrier between your website and potential threats, blocking malicious traffic and providing protection against various online attacks.
  3. DDoS protection: Sucuri helps reduce Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks from multiple sites, which overload website servers with traffic and disrupt normal operations.
  4. Security monitoring: Sucuri monitors website security in real time, sending notifications and alerts to website administrators about potential security issues or suspicious activity.
  5. SSL Certificate Support: Sucuri supports SSL certificates, helping websites to ensure secure communication between the server and users.
  6. Security hardening: The platform offers security hardening suggestions and features to strengthen the overall security of the website.
  7. Incident management and forensics: In the event of a potential security incident, Sucuri provides incident management services and forensic analysis to identify the root cause and implement remediation measures.
  8. Removal from the blacklist: If a website has been blacklisted by search engines or security authorities due to malware, Sucuri will help you through the process of removing it from the blacklist and help you restore the website's reputation.

Sucuri Security is not limited to WordPress, but can also be used with different website platforms. It is often chosen by website owners and administrators who prioritize comprehensive security and are looking for a reliable solution against various cyber threats. As with all security tools, it is important to keep your software up to date and apply best practices to ensure overall website security.

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