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Wordfence is described as 'includes an endpoint firewall and malware scanner that were built from the ground up to protect WordPress. Our Threat Defense Feed arms Wordfence with the newest firewall rules, malware signatures and malicious IP addresses it needs to keep your website safe' and is an app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Wordfence for a variety of platforms, including Wordpress, Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, SaaS and Linux. The best alternative is Acunetix. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try All In One WP Security and Firewall or iThemes Security. Other great apps like Wordfence are HTTPCS Security, Defender, Hide My WP Ghost and malCure Malware Removal & Firewall.

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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Self-Hosted
  • Wordpress

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  1. Acunetix icon

    Acunetix

    • Windows
    • Online
    • Wordpress

    Audit your website security and web applications for SQL injection, Cross site scripting and other web vulnerabilities with Acunetix Web Security Scanner. Download Free Edition!

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  2. All In One WP Security and Firewall icon

    All In One WP Security and Firewall

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    The All In One WordPress Security and Firewall is the ultimate security plugin that will take your website’s security to a whole new level.

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  3. HTTPCS Security icon

    HTTPCS Security

    • Online

    Put yourself in the shoes of a hacker! Without technical expertise, launch an audit to detect security flaws on your website or web application. Online website vulnerability scanner. No installation required. ISO & RGPD compliant. How to avoid hackers?

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    iThemes Security

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) gives you over 30+ ways to secure and protect your WordPress site. On average, 30,000 new websites are hacked each day.

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  5. Defender icon

    Defender

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    Defender adds the best in WordPress security to your website with just a few clicks. Stop brute force attacks, SQL injections, cross-site scripting XSS, and other WordPress vulnerabilities with Defender malware scans, firewall, and two-factor authentication login security.

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    Hide My WP Ghost

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Wordpress

    Hide My WP Ghost is a WordPress Security plugin. Changes and hides WordPress common paths for the Best WP Security against hacker’s bots.

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  7. No. 1 Plugin for cleaning up hacked websites. Trusted by web-security agencies to eliminate even the most challenging infections. It scans your WordPress files and database for malware, infections, malicious redirects and other vulnerabilities.

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  8. NinjaFirewall (WP Edition) icon

    NinjaFirewall (WP Edition)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    NinjaFirewall (WP Edition) is a true Web Application Firewall. Although it can be installed and configured just like a plugin, it is a stand-alone firewall that sits in front of WordPress.

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  9. Report Attacks icon

    Report Attacks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Wordpress

    This plugin improve login security, create a blacklist of IP addresses and reports brute force login attempts attacks.

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    Sucuri

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    A web security portfolio offering a combination of on-premise installed security software in conjunction with a cloud hosted web application firewall and CDN.

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