- Plesk for Linux
All files/folders which contain in the name the following characters set:
are blocked to be browsed via a browser with the following error:
CONFIG_TEXT: 403 Forbidden
The Block access to potentially sensitive files security measure is applied in Plesk > Domains > example.com > WordPress > Security > example.com > Details.
The following rows are present in the
CONFIG_TEXT: <LocationMatch ".+\.(?i:psd|log|cmd|exe|bat|csh|sh)">
Require all denied
#EXTWPTOOLK-2247 " Dramatically reduced the number of false positives for “Block access to potentially sensitive files” security measure. "
- WordPress Toolkit 3.6.0 21 February 2019
If update is not possible for some reason you may try the following
Until fix is available it is possible to use the following workaround:
Go to Plesk > Domains > example.com > WordPress > Security > example.com > Details.
Revert the Block access to potentially sensitive files security measure.