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Closed 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#49124 closed feature request (duplicate)

Add option in backend to change login slug wp-admin for security purpose

Reported by: viitorcloudvc's profile viitorcloudvc Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 5.3.2
Component: Login and Registration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Shall we think about to implement feature in dashboard options-general.php under Site Address (URL), A new option to change website login slug with replace to wp-admin as login url?

Change History (2)

#1 @viitorcloudvc
3 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Login and Registration

#2 @SergeyBiryukov
3 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch needs-dev-note dev-feedback removed
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

Hi there, welcome back to WordPress Trac! Thanks for the ticket.

Just noting this has come up multiple times before, please see the previous discussions in #7194, #13118, #15289, #21924, #24673, #38444, #38800, #44552.

To summarize, the wp-login.php or wp-admin URLs are not intended to be customizable, as that's just security through obscurity and doesn't really help with anything, so there are currently no plans to implemented this.

Version 0, edited 3 years ago by SergeyBiryukov (next)
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