Yes Forum/Section Restricted Access ACL could be use to determine if a user or a group of users can access (in read only, post message) to some sections and topics. Yes IP Blocking Prevent access to spam robots and other scripts that could attempt DDOS or Brute Force attacks on your forum. Backup Database Backup forum datas that you could store somewhere else. Moderators’ main objective is to regularly check user reports, without having to follow each threads. You will have to pay more to get the other products like the Gallery, Blog and Chat. IP.Chat is however free for 6 months.