How To Secure Your Wordpress Site From HackersLast year and a half educated us that WordPress security should not be taken lightly by any means. Between 15% and 20% of the world's high traffic sites are powered by WordPress. The fact it is an Open Source platform and everybody has access to its Source Code makes it a prey for hackers.
I back up my blogs using a free plugin WP DB Backup. I can always restore my website to the last 13, if anything happens. I use WP Security Scan plugin that is free to scan my blog regularly and WordPress Firewall to block requests that are suspicious-looking to repair hacked wordpress site.
After spending a couple of days and hitting several spots around town, I finally find a cafe that provides free, unsecured Wi-Fi and to my pleasure, there are a ton of people sitting around daily connecting their laptops to the"free" Internet services. I sit check here down and use my handy dandy cracker tool that is Wi-Fi and log . Bear in mind, they are all on a network.
I don't think there's a person out there that after learning how much of a problem WordPress hacking is that it's a good idea to enhance the safety of their blogs. However is that when it comes to securing their sites, bloggers seem to be stuck in this state.
You can also create a firewall that blocks hackers from infiltrating your blogs. The firewall prevents the hacker from coming to your files. You must also have updated version of Apache. Upgrade your PHP also. It is important that your system is filled with upgrades.
But realize that online security is something you must start thinking about. Do not only be the type, consider steps to begin today, protecting yourself. Do not let Joe the Hacker make your life miserable and turn everything in creating come crashing down in a matter of seconds, that you've worked so hard.