AskApache Password Protect

Version: 4.7.1

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This is totally and completely unlike any other security plugin for WordPress. They operate at the application-level by controlling or using PHP to stop attacks, this plugin works at the network-level BEFORE PHP, which is why this plugin is so darn effective. This plugin is specifically designed to stop automated attackers attempts to exploit vulnerabilities on your blog that result in a hacked site. The power of this plugin is that it creates a virtual wall — using builtin Apache Server security — around your blog allowing it to stop attacks before they even reach your blog to deliver a malicious payload. In addition this plugin also has the capability to block spam and other malicious requests with a resounding slap, saving CPU, Memory, and Database resources. Choose a username and password to protect your entire /wp-admin/ folder and login page (or use my online htpasswd generator. Forbid common exploits and attack patterns with Mod_Security, Mod_Rewrite, Mod_Alias and Apache’s tried-and-true Core Security features. Also uses the Perishable Press 5G Blacklist 2013. This plugin requires the worlds #1 web server, Apache, and web host support for .htaccess files. You can set up Password Protection for your blog using HTTP Basic Authentication, or you can choose to use the more secure HTTP Digest Authentication. Read the .htaccess Guide for more information. Check...

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  • Minimal impact on memory usage
  • Minimal impact on pagespeed
  • No PHP errors, warning, notices
  • No Javascript issues
  • Latest PHP 7.2.16 compatible
  • Latest WordPress 5.2.4 compatible
  • Optimized database footprint
  • No activation errors
  • No resource errors
  • Frequently updated
  • No problems were detected during tests.
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Performance

Memory Usage Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is 15.92 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Page Tests (after activation)

Memory Usage WordPress › Error

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=askapache-password-protect.php
  • HTTP Status: 500
  • Loading Time: 0.15s
  • Memory Usage: 0 MB

Memory Usage Plugins Page

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.37s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

WPHive User Rating

5

Overall Quality

Measures the overall quality

5

Ease of Use

How easy it is to use?

5

Quality of Support

Satisfied or not?

5

Value for Money

Is it good bang for the buck?

5

Features

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Speed Test Benchmark

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  • After plugin activation

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Change

Average Change
- 0s
/(front page)
- 0s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 0.08s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.03s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.07s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.09s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 0.02s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 0.13s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.15s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 0.19s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
- 0.05s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.21s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
+ 15.92KB
/ (front page)
- 6.36KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 3.79KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 4KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 3.93KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 3.93KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 3.89KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 3.93KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 7.81KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 4.78KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 3.93KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 3.87KB

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Database Tables 0

The plugin has added 0 additional options to your WordPress.

WP-Options 3

The plugin has added 3 additional options to your WordPress website.

Errors

Frequently Updated

  • The plugin has not been updated in the last 90 days.
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PHP Compatibility Issue

  • The plugin has not been properly activated on PHP 7.2.16. It may not work.
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WordPress Compatibility Issue

  • The plugin may not be fully compatible with WordPress 5.2.4.
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Pageload HTTP Errors

  • Pageload HTTP error found during test.
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Error Log

We found the following errors while activating the plugin. Read more how WP Hive generates this data.

  • [16-Oct-2019 16:29:32 UTC] PHP Deprecated: Function create_function() is deprecated in /wp-content/plugins/askapache-password-protect/askapache-password-protect.php on line 2839
  • [16-Oct-2019 16:29:32 UTC] PHP Deprecated: Function create_function() is deprecated in /wp-content/plugins/askapache-password-protect/askapache-password-protect.php on line 2843
  • [16-Oct-2019 16:29:32 UTC] PHP Deprecated: Function create_function() is deprecated in /wp-content/plugins/askapache-password-protect/askapache-password-protect.php on line 2847

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Overall Quality
5
Ease of Use
5
Quality of Support
5
Value for Money
5
Features
5

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  24 Jan, 2020

Saif Hassan


5/5
Overall
5/5
Easy of Use
5/5
Customer Support
5/5
Feature of Functionality
5/5
Value of Money

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