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JoomlaWatch / ExtraWatch has following features: live real-time visitor statistics, location of your visitors on a map, blocking of users based on bad word list, front-end counters, click heat map, definition of goals and rules, graphs, directory size monitoring, monitoring of increase of database data in time, nightly email reports, interactive HTML5 chart of traffic flow within your website, SEO report with keyword statistics and keyword position trends

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THANK YOU! 8 Years, 3 Months ago Karma: 0
Our site was hacked today by someone. After reloading the user tables (Yes, the admin account was changed), I logged in and decided to first look at Joomlawatch component. Surprisingly, I found out how the perpetrator got in. I immediately blocked his IP and as I was finishing up a more detailed inspection, I saw another IP from the same foreign country pop in, trying to do the same thing. So, I blocked that one too.

I removed the mod causing the problem! Later, I'll find other ways to tighten up security but for now, You saved me a ton of time troubleshooting this mess!

Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!

Actually, is there a way to block certain countries? Any plans to add this to future releases?
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