Jan 28, 2019
Whether the storage of IP addresses in comments is allowed, will show upcoming court decisions.
To comply with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) and take no risk, the WordPress storage of IP addresses can be easily disabled using a code snippet. In this example, the IP address is always rewritten to the dummy IP address 192.0.2.0.
The code lines ideally come in the file functions.php of the WordPress Child-Themes.
Apr 20, 2018