Monitors the .htaccess file, and Sends email when a change is detected.
Upload this file to the directory where the .htaccess file resides (root). Change only the parameters below:
$ewd_make_txt_dir = "log"; //create directory for the txt file (root) $ewd_txt_file_name = "_monitor_htaccess.txt"; //name of the txt file created $ewd_email = "firstname.lastname@example.org"; //email will be sent to $ewd_subject = "WARNING(.htaccess)CHANGED"; //email subject
In wp-config.php file add
require_once(ABSPATH."_check_htaccess.php"); line 37.
.htaccess file from now on, will trigger an ALERT email to the owner.
To check it out for yourself, after uploading & including this file into the website, upload a copy of your local .htaccesss file back on the server (MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THE LATEST COPY FROM THE SERVER),then navigate to the home page of your website / blog.
If everything is running as it should, an email will be sent to the address you have entered bellow.