Site Security

From the makers of Akeeba Backup Core/Professional and Admin Tools Core, this is the enhanced release of Admin Tools, available on a subscription basis. On top of what Admin Tools Core already offers, Admin Tools Professional has these exclusive features:
- Security tightening .htaccess (Apache), nginx.conf (NginX) and web.config (IIS) file generator with a simple yet powerful user interface
- Restrict administrator with a secret URL parameter
- Web Application Firewall to block common exploits (SQL injection, XSS, DFI, RFI, malicious user agent, CSRF/spam-bot protection, uploads scanner etc)
- Bad word filtering
- IP Whitelisting for the administrator section
- IP Blacklisting
- Geographic block (deny access to specific countries/continents)
- Modification of Generator meta tag and other sensitive HTTP headers
- Email on administrator login
- Block front-end Super Administrator log-in
- Block Super Administrator user modification
- Block extensions installation
- Block visual fingerprinting (tmpl, template and tp URL parameters)
- Integration of the Bad Behavior anti-spam library
- Project Honeypot IP blacklist integration
- Automatic IP blocking of repeat offenders
- Email notifications of all detected security issues
- URL redirections (exclusive support for query parameters!)
- Scheduled site maintenance operations

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The software is GPL; buying a single subscription you can install it on as many sites as you want and keep it running even after your subscription expires, without encrypted code, domain limitations or other such nuisances.

{functionality}A lot of features, nothing to say.{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}yes but mandatory to read the documentation to understand point by point.{/ease_of_use}\n{support}I think one of the best support team I have ever seen...or maybe the best.{/support}\n{documentation}{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}perfect !{/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: all my websites security

{functionality}Beautiful interface, works as advertised.{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}Professional grade in every way.{/ease_of_use}\n{support}Haven't needed support beyond the documentation. {/support}\n{documentation}Documentation maybe the best anywhere - and, you're stronger and more knowledgeable if you take time for it.{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}Very affordable, and I'm so happy I went pro, one subscription and apply it on all my websites. {/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Multiple Joomla websites.

{functionality}Akeeba back up just works and works so well.

Admin tools, thorough protection for my Joomla sites.{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}Akeeba back up - easy to use.

Admin Tools - there is a J curve of learning how the makers want you to work with this. Take the trouble,{/ease_of_use}\n{support}Not needed so far, the manuals cover it.{/support}\n{documentation}Someone took a lot of trouble & time to do this right. Just a couple items out of date.{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}No brainer - this has your back for the little they ask.{/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Joomla site protection & disaster recovery. Didn't know how much I was at risk till I bought this suite.

{functionality}Very functional!{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}I write as a very bad in Joomla developing and it was realy easy for me to use it, but with great support. {/ease_of_use}\n{support}This is amazing, magic and GREAT support I've see ever.{/support}\n{documentation}Very useable!{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}REALLY value for money. {/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Joomla

{functionality}You need to know a little bit about your host's server, but the Admin Tools Pro can make all the necessary tweaks on your own and flawlessly{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}Admin Tools is easy to use.{/ease_of_use}\n{support}My requests for support have always been answered reasonably quick, especially considering the time zone differences.{/support}\n{documentation}I haven't had to use the documentation.{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}The value of having a site up and running without being taken down by hackers is much greater than the meager charge for the software. {/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: For years I have had my hopes on Joomla dashed by idiot hackers with nothing better to do than make people's lives miserable. I'm glad for Admin Tools Pro, which keeps the hackers out of my site. Now, after ten years, I can get back to developing my own Joomla sites in peace.

{functionality}very nice , report all security exception and blocked the offender , offender can be blocked by my choice , this is what i needed {/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}very easy to use and easy to undrestand even though for non proffetional joomla user like me ,just download and install and use it {/ease_of_use}\n{support}perfect , answer any single question by detail and on time{/support}\n{documentation}perfect documentation, rarely need documentation because of easy to use of the extension {/documentation}\n{value_for_money}100% , well worth than the price {/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: ecommerce joomla site , this security extension is a must for any joomla site , after hack is too late ,,,,,

{functionality}It really works and I've had no security problems since I installed it.{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}For such a complex bit of kit it is really easy to use. Follow the instructions!{/ease_of_use}\n{support}I am most impressed by the support -- my problem turned out to be nothing to do with AdminTools, but Akeeba identified the problem. {/support}\n{documentation}Excellent, best of any extension I've used.{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}Worth every penny. Go Pro.{/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Site security. It really is invaluable.


Posted on 15 September 2017

{functionality}Perfect{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}Perfect{/ease_of_use}\n{support}There is no need for it.{/support}\n{documentation}Perfect{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}I would pay more!{/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Protection of my website.

{functionality}Has all the features I was looking for and more. Exceeded my expectations{/functionality}\n{ease_of_use}Easy to use if you know what you need but, if not, documentation is accessible, extensive and informative{/ease_of_use}\n{support}Quick to respond, though I had found no bugs or problems with the product. My questions were how to configure and use.{/support}\n{documentation}Very clear, complete and informative.{/documentation}\n{value_for_money}Very good: worth every penny. It did block (and logged) lots of attacks and, in 4 years, I had no security issue.{/value_for_money}\n

I used this to: Protecting all of my sites


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Admin Tools Professional

Akeeba Ltd
Last updated:
Mar 06 2018
Date added:
Nov 18 2014
GPLv2 or later
Paid download
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