How to Fix “Are You Sure You Want to Do This” Error in WordPress

Every once in a while, you might encounter a WordPress error like error establishing database connection or memory exhausted error. These errors are somewhat helpful because they tell you exactly what the problem is.
On the other hand, there are unhelpful errors like “Are you sure you want to do this”.
There are too many factors that can lead to this error. This is why WordPress is unable to provide any information to point you in the right direction to fix it.
In this article, we will show you how to investigate and fix “Are you sure you want to do this” error in WordPress.

What causes the: “Are you sure you want to do this?” error?
‘Are you sure you want to do this?’ error usually appears when nonce verification fails and the most likely candidates to cause this error are plugins and themes not using this feature properly.
Nonces are unique keys which add a security layer to protect WordPress URLs, forms, and ajax calls from abuse. They ensure that a script is originating from your website and not an external source like a hacker trying to gain access to your website.  » Read More