Another our security tutorial for magento, we want to focus to magento extensions what help us saving a lot of time to take care the magento security automatically.

1. MageFirewall Security


Compatible with: 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9

Magento Firewall creates an additional layer of security around the Magento commerce system. With help of Ninja Firewall rules it will block the attackers/ blacklists them and prevent them from accessing the site. It has a scanner to provide recommendations around your store setup. The software includes a ‘recently modified file’ scanner to alert you when someone breaks into your store. MageFirewall will prevent brute force attackers as well and blacklist them. This is over all an all-around security solution and we will provide you with support whenever you need around the clock.

Features list of Mage Firewall:

Blocking common web attacks
Blacklisting offenders
File modification detector
Scan webserver
Scan Magento for unpatched security issues
Sanitizing the GET/POST/Cookies/Upload data
MageFirewall Uses NinjaFirewall’s rules for additional security

2. ET IP Security


Compatible with: 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9

Extension can restrict access to website by IP address or IP masks. When restrict rule is triggered, customer gets redirected to CMS page specified in settings or just blank page. You can get notifications about triggered rules by email. There is also opportunity to switch your website off for maintenance.

3. Magento Secure/Restrict Admin and Frontend


Compatible with: 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9

Extension which will allow to Secure and Restrict User by adding the IP. It allows to manage CMS Page and the content which can be written and manage directly in admin.It can also redirect the block IP to cms page.There are options for both the admin area and front end of the site.


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