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iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)

iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)
by iThemes

Defender WordPress Security, Malware Detection, and Firewall

Defender WordPress Security, Malware Detection, and Firewall
by WPMU DEV

Criteria iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) Defender WordPress Security, Malware Detection, and Firewall
Minimal impact on memory usage
Minimal impact on pagespeed
No PHP errors, warning, notices
No Javascript issues
Optimized database footprint
No resource errors
No HTTP errors on loading
No database error
WordPress 5.5.1 compatible
PHP 7.4.8 compatible
Frequently updated
Active Users i i
Total Downloads
WordPress.org Rating 4.7 4.9
WP Hive Overall Rating 4.7 4.9
Support Threads 51 29
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5

Overall Quality

5
5

Ease of Use

5
5

Quality of Support

5
5

Value for Money

5
5

Features

5

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