Is this the right choice?

Hi all - I manage a 20 site setup using Cloudways and all sites are wordpress. When wp-admin was left as the login, it would get overloaded every now and then - I added a security plugin that includes a brute force protection changing wp-admin to another login.

I have had to disable the entire suite of websites during this most recent attack that seems to be focused again on the non available wp-admin and xmlrpc attacks.

They get approximately 10,000 unique users per day - will a free plan be enough to cover this at least to start?

globalrecyclingequipment.com - but again, the site and all of its derivatives are down right now.

Cloudflare recently introduced Custom Firewall rule. You can use that do all magic.

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  1. Limit login page to your country
  1. Or, you can prefer I am under attack mode just for login page.

Both approach should help. Another thing you can do is just change your login URL using a plugin and set firewall rule to block all request coming to /wp-login.php page. :slight_smile:

A Free plan is intend for testing purpose, personal small site. If you have a business nature website, why not go with Pro Plan. You can get more advanced feature such as Automated Image optimization, Web Firewall for WordPress, more page rules, etc.

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