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Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#37137 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Jetpack brute force feature is not working

Reported by: dustmoon's profile dustmoon Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 4.5.2
Component: Login and Registration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


I've been using Jetpack plugin. The Jetpack's brute force protect feature asks for a extra math verification like 7+8 or so while an user tries to login. But today I bypassed the verification just by not entering anything and leaving it empty.

Change History (2)

#1 @dustmoon
8 years ago

  • Keywords login bot verification bypass added

#2 @Clorith
8 years ago

  • Keywords login bot verification bypass removed
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

Hi there, and welcome to Trac.

Trac is intended for enhancements and bugs in the WordPress Core software, as Jetpack is just a plugin for WordPress, you should report this directly to them (their support forums can be found at or over at

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