WordPress: Disable file list via browser


Check option AllowOverride All is included in apache configuration file (/etc/apache2/apache2.conf). This option is used to make .htaccess file under wordpress menu take effect.

<Directory /var/www/>
        Options Indexes FollowSymLinks
        AllowOverride All
        Require all granted

Add below option to .htacess file (under WordPress folder) to disable file list access via browser

 Options All -Indexes