wp_is_site_protected_by_basic_auth ( $context = '' )
- (string) context The context to check for protection. Accepts 'login', 'admin', and 'front'. Defaults to the current context.
- (bool) Whether the site is protected by Basic Auth.
- Introduced in WordPress: 5.6.1
- Deprecated in WordPress: —
Checks if this site is protected by HTTP Basic Auth.At the moment, this merely checks for the present of Basic Auth credentials. Therefore, calling
this function with a context different from the current context may give inaccurate results.
In a future release, this evaluation may be made more robust.
Currently, this is only used by Application Passwords to prevent a conflict since it also utilizes