SMNTCS Disable REST API User Endpoints

Description

With WordPress 4.7 the REST API is part of the core. At the moment everyone has read access to the REST API. As a result of that a potential intruder can retrieve a list of all user slugs via /wp-json/wp/v2/users. This plugin disables the REST API user endpoints to obscure the user slugs.

Installation

  1. Upload smntcs-disable-rest-api-user-endpoints to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress

Reviews

اپریل 6, 2017
Does what is says, and you really shoud use this on all your sites. I just can't imagine your woocommerce customers login names being exposed via the REST API. Though the REST API is an amazing feature Kudos on this !!!
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Contributors & Developers

“SMNTCS Disable REST API User Endpoints” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

1.5

1.4

1.3

1.2

  • Refactor based on PHPCS and WPCS

1.1

  • Test up to 5.1

1.0

  • Initial release