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All In One WP Security And Firewall User Accounts helps you configure the following settings User Login, whitelisting, failed login records, force logout and more.

Last Updated: November 6, 2017

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When you install WordPress for the first time the admin user created by you or by the automated system adds a user ID and a name that many hackers are aware of. These security vulnerability can be corrected by using the following feature below.

Note: Many know that the first admin user name is given an ID of 1 which hackers are aware of. What you can do once you have set up your website and logged in simply create a second admin member and delete the original admin member. The new admin member will have a different ID number.

All In One WP Security And Firewall User Accounts Steps

Step 1 ) Go to WP Security -> User Accounts to setup the following settings. See images below.

  • WP Username
  • Display Name
  • Password

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Step 2 ) Go to WP Security -> User Accounts -> WP Username to check the WP usernames in your website. Correcting the following will give you another 15 points towards your security meter. If your settings are correct then you will receive a message No action required!.

(Basic Security Level)

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Step 3 ) Go to WP Security -> User Accounts -> Display Name to check if the display names and the login name for all your site members are identical. Correcting the following settings will give you another 5 points towards your security meter. If your settings are correct then you will receive a message No action required.

(Basic Security Level)

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Step 3 ) Go to WP Security -> User Accounts -> Password. The following meter is a great tool to test the strength of your passwords.

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Click on the following link User Login to continue configuring the plugins settings.

If you have any questions please let me know

Enjoy.

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Manuel Ballesta RuizManuel Ballesta Ruiz is a web developer, Blogger and WordPress Enthusiast.

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