Protection against bots allows you to restrict access to the site control panel or registration page for bots engaged in automatic registration and password guessing. This function is useful for sites that do not provide advanced protection against bots.
The mechanism of protection against bots allows you to increase the security of the site, protect the administrative part from automatic password guessing systems, and reduce the load created by bots during attacks on the site. For example, the recommended pages for which it is worth setting such protection: for Joomla! it is recommended to indicate
/administrator/, for WordPress
/xmlrpc.php etc. In the case of WordPress, it is highly recommended NOT to add bot protection for
To protect your page from bots, do the following:
/and point to real files and directories), and click "Save»:
On the tab “Reports»Displays a graph for the last month, where you can see how many successful visits to protected pages were and how many requests were blocked due to the fact that the protection was not passed.
Below the graph is a table with detailed information on each visit to the protected page: