Brute force WordPress attack: how to login when locked out by your host’s security (401/406)

Brute force WordPress attack: how to login when locked out by your host’s security (401/406)

If you are unable to access your WordPress dashboard because the login page is blocked, it could be because your host’s server security has detected a brute force attack.

This article shows how to make a few simple changes which allow you to continue logging in whilst keeping your server’s brute force countermeasures.

Category: security, Wordpress