I admit it, I’m not doing this post for you, dear reader; it’s for me. I’m attending a WordPress security workshop here at Wordcamp Atlanta 2012 at SCAD.
- 75% of sites that are hacked are due to not keeping your website/pc virus scanning or core software up to date
- limit FTP access; if you give it out, remove it when you down
- check out your hosting providers:
Use one or many of the following:
- WP Exploit Scanner
- Bullet Proof Security
- Login Lockdown
- Securi Site Check Malware Scanner
Change your login name from ‘admin ‘ on ALL accounts.
Dre’s personal site: http://dre.im