Failed Login Attempts – Joomla! plugin

This Joomla! Plugin records the failed and successful login attempts into the backend and frontend of your Joomla! website. It is useful for security purposes and serves as an information pool to track malicious user access (IP, country, browser, OS, etc.).

Failed Login Attempts v2.2.0 - Changelog

Failed Login Attempts v2.2.0 - Changelog

+ Added   ! Removed   ^ Changed   # Fixed

09-Aug-2018 : v2.2.0
+ Compatible with the latest version of Web357 Framework v1.7.x
^ Code Cleanup.
# Minor bug fixes and many improvements.

16-Mar-2018 : v2.1.0
^ Functions Improved: The getOS() and the getBrowser() functions have been updated to get the most recent Operating Systems and Browsers.
# BUG Fixed: The datetime gets now the correct offset from the joomla configuration.
# BUG Fixed: The modal behavior is missing. Now the logs are displayed properly in a modal popup window.
^ The Demo and the JED link have been updated in the description tab, at Joomla! backend.
! The Web357 Download ID parameter field has been deleted from each extension settings and has been replaced by a unique API key parameter field at the Web357 Framework plugin settings.
+ A new button (Settings) has been added to the description tab at Joomla! backend.
^ Compatible with the latest version (1.6.0) of Web357 framework plugin.

17-Jul-2017 : v2.0.8
+ New Parameter: The "Fix Ordering" button has been added. Sometimes you need to click on that button to make sure that the plugin has been set as a priority between other authentication plugins.
# Minor bug fixes.

05-Jul-2017 : v2.0.7
# Bug fixed after upgrade to J! 3.7.3. The admins can't enter text in the form fields from the plugin parameters.
# Web357 framework has been updated to the version 1.4.5.

12-May-2017 : v2.0.6
+ Compatibility for auto-updates via external service. [Many thanks to Valentin Barbu, Rafael Gaus, and Frank].
+ Compatible with the latest version of Web357 Framework v1.4.3.
^ If the JED link does not exist yet, do not display the 'leave a review' text inside the plugin parameters.
+ NEW Parameter Field: Download ID. You need to specify your Download ID before you can receive updates for the PRO versions. For more information please follow our instructions here:

08-Dec-2015 : v2.0.5
# Minor bug fixes after the latest upgrade from v2.0.4

07-Dec-2015 : v2.0.4
^ Updated description.
^ Updated translations.

13-Nov-2015 : v2.0.3
# Minor bug fixes.

02-Oct-2015 : v2.0.2
^ The mail() php function has been replaced by Joomla's api function JFactory::getMailer.

09-May-2015 : v2.0.1
^ The "footer" element has been changed to reordering the plugin, for the right storing of  "Successful login attempts".
^ Direct notifications are now available in the FREE version.
^ Save Logs to Database are available only in PRO version.
^ Minor fixes in language file.

23-Apr-2015 : v2.0.0
+ Compatible with 'Web357Framework' (joomla! system plugin).
^ Improvement design for parameter fields (better radio buttons and color pickers).
+ ADMIN: New Element: Description of extension (buttons: view demo, more details, changelog, support).
+ ADMIN: New Element: Version Check.
+ ADMIN: New Element: About Web357 (logo, description, find us on social media).
# General minor fixes.
# Clean and code improvement.

12-Dec-2014 : v1.1.0
+ One mysql table has inserted and now the data will be stored in the new sql table named #__failed_login_attempts_logs.
+ FREE and PRO version are available.
# Security issue with store data in a visible html file, has been resolved. The plugin will not store the data in the html file anymore
# General bug fixes.

08-Nov-2014 : v1.0.1
# Bug Fixed: Date is always showing 11th, in log file.

17-Sep-2014 : v1.0.0
+ First beta release

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Basic Features

  • Enable logs for backend: Store the Failed login attempts of joomla! backend.
  • Enable logs for frontend: Store the Failed login attempts of joomla! frontend.
  • Successful Login Attempts: Store the Successful login attempts of joomla! frontend.
  • Direct E-mail Notifications: Receive direct notifications via email about the Failed and Successful login attempts of joomla! backend and frontend.
  • Store Logs in the Database: Store all, successfull or failed, login attempts in the database.
  • Data Storing: IP Address
  • Data Storing: Username
  • Data Storing: Password
  • Data Storing: Date Time
  • Data Storing: Country
  • Data Storing: Browser
  • Data Storing: Operating System


What people say about Failed Login Attempts – Joomla! plugin

  • The functionality is good. The extension log all kinds of info of login attempts. I like the technical info about the used browser/os Using the plugin is very easy. Switch functions on/off to your desire. Viewing the log files through the plugin doesn't seem logical. The most important part of an extension! I had initial problems with notifications of successful logins, but builder solved this within a day.

    Ap Keehnen

Plans & Pricing

With a subscription package, you get our professional support and full access to all downloads and updates of this extension. Great value for a low price!
Single Subscription
Price €0 €19
Period infinity 12 months
Sites Support Support for 1 Website Support for 1 Website
Unlimited Domain Licenses tick tick
Lifetime Usage tick tick
Email Support x tick
VIP Support via tickets x tick
Enable logs for backend tick tick
Enable logs for frontend x tick
Successful Login Attempts x tick
Direct notification via email tick tick
Store attempts in the Database tick tick
Data Storing: IP Address tick tick
Data Storing: Username tick tick
Data Storing: Password x tick
Data Storing: Date Time tick tick
Data Storing: Country x tick
Data Storing: Browser x tick
Data Storing: Operating System x tick
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Support & Documentation

Normally we will answer your questions within 24 hours.

If you still have questions or concerns about the product after reading the documentation:

  • You can use our VIP Support area to ask your questions and report bugs.
  • You can send us an email to this address: support [@] web357 [.] com
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