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Old 22 Aug 2019, 19:49
final kaoss final kaoss is offline
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Captcha for AdminCP login

The acp is vulnerable to brute forcing password attempts the way it is.... This way a hacker can make significantly less attempts to crack a password. So even if your admincp directory "gets leaked" if you've changed it, anyone trying to bruteforce it, won't be as effective.
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Old 23 Aug 2019, 23:09
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why don't you use htaccess?
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Old 24 Aug 2019, 16:01
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Originally Posted by Meister2017 View Post
why don't you use htaccess?
The only smart move.
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Old 24 Aug 2019, 16:37
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What the good people above said. Use .htaccess and IP addresses. There's about a snowball's chance in hell of getting brute force hacked.
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Old 23 Dec 2019, 22:43
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Where is your WAN IP address

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