This documentation is only valid for older versions of Wordfence. If you are using Wordfence 7 or later, please visit our new documentation.

Difference between revisions of "Wordfence Official Documentation"

From Wordfence Documentation
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Add links for new pages)
Line 10: Line 10:
 
* [[Falcon Cache]] - A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
 
* [[Falcon Cache]] - A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
 
* [[Blocked IPs]] - How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
 
* [[Blocked IPs]] - How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
* [[Wordfence_Password_Auditing]] -  How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords
+
* [[Wordfence Password Auditing]] -  How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords
 
* [[Cellphone_sign-in|Cellphone Sign-in]] - How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.  
 
* [[Cellphone_sign-in|Cellphone Sign-in]] - How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.  
 
* [[Country_blocking|Country Blocking]] - How to block attacks from specific countries.
 
* [[Country_blocking|Country Blocking]] - How to block attacks from specific countries.
Line 28: Line 28:
 
* [[Plugins that might have issues and solutions to them]]
 
* [[Plugins that might have issues and solutions to them]]
 
* [[How_Wordfence_handles_Private_Addresses|How Wordfence handles Private IP addresses and whitelists them]]
 
* [[How_Wordfence_handles_Private_Addresses|How Wordfence handles Private IP addresses and whitelists them]]
 +
* [[What data does Wordfence send to the scanning servers during scans?]]
 +
* [[What do Wordfence's cloud servers do?]]
  
  
Line 53: Line 55:
 
* [[I see 'false' listed instead of an IP address in Live Traffic.]]
 
* [[I see 'false' listed instead of an IP address in Live Traffic.]]
 
* [[LiteSpeed aborts Wordfence scans and updates. How do I prevent that?]]
 
* [[LiteSpeed aborts Wordfence scans and updates. How do I prevent that?]]
 +
* [[Scan results show modified theme or plugin files]]
  
  
Line 68: Line 71:
 
* [[I'm not sure I understand what the "Scan public facing site" option does.  Can you explain?]]
 
* [[I'm not sure I understand what the "Scan public facing site" option does.  Can you explain?]]
 
* [[I cleaned my site using Wordfence.  Google still says I have malware.  How do I fix that?]]
 
* [[I cleaned my site using Wordfence.  Google still says I have malware.  How do I fix that?]]
 +
* [[Set up Wordfence on Multisite]]
 
* [[Whitelist Google's IP ranges]]
 
* [[Whitelist Google's IP ranges]]
  

Revision as of 18:24, 30 August 2015

Welcome to the official Wordfence documentation wiki. 

Please also view our official FAQ on support.wordfence.com, be sure to visit our official forums if you are a free customer on WordPress.org and if you are a Premium customer you can find our priority support ticketing system on this page.

Wordfence Documentation

  • Wordfence options - Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.
  • Wordfence scanning - How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
  • Live traffic - A detailed guide to Wordfence live traffic, what each piece of data means and the tab views and how to use them.
  • Wordfence scan scheduling - A guide to how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
  • Falcon Cache - A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
  • Blocked IPs - How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
  • Wordfence Password Auditing - How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords
  • Cellphone Sign-in - How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.
  • Country Blocking - How to block attacks from specific countries.
  • Whois Lookup - How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.
  • Advanced Blocking - How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.

System Requirements

  • Wordfence System Requirements - A detailed guide to what you need to run WordPress with Wordfence including memory, OS, web server, CPU and more.

Wordfence API

Other


Troubleshooting and Common Errors


How do I....?

External Links

Norton Blacklist Removal: HERE

ESET Blacklist Removal: HERE

Google 'Request for reconsideration' HERE

Facebook Open Graph Object Debugger Here
(So you can rescrape content when Facebook says it can't get to the link you posted)