Welcome to WP fail2ban - a WordPress plugin that writes a myriad of WordPress events to syslog for integration with fail2ban.

Protect Your Server

Stop brute-force attacks

Prevent user enumeration

Blacklist common usernames

Improve Performance

Serve legitimate users, not attackers.

Latest Releases

Release v4.4.0.9

2022/12/08: Free, Premium, v4.4, WPf2b

  • Preparation for v5: prevent auto-updating across major release.
  • Update Freemius library.

Release v5.0.0-beta.1

2022/10/04: Beta, v5.0, WPf2b

This is a major feature BETA release. You MUST update your filters; several features have changed and will not work with older filters.
Premium Users: The v5 database schema is NOT compatible with v4; to revert to v4 you will need to restore your database from backup.

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Latest Articles

Upgrading to Version 5

2023/01/16: Feature Change, Free, New Feature, Premium, v5.0, WPf2b

A summary of steps to take and things you should be aware of before upgrading to v5.

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