The answer to this question may be difficult to determine, simply because there are so many ways to hack a site. Our aim in this article to show you the techniques most used by hackers in targeting and hacking your site!
Let’s suppose that this is your site: hack-test.com
Let’s ping […]
We all know that WordPress is the primary CMS system used on the Internet. We also know that security in WordPress is not always taken for granted. The WordPress CMS system can have different vulnerabilities in older versions, so it’s vital keep it up-to-date. We should also be on […]
We all know the prevalence of the WordPress blogging system and its share of vulnerabilities in the core system alone over the years. If not, we can take a look at the cvedetails web page that presents all the vulnerabilities from 2004 to the present.
We can see that […]
Wordfence is a free security plugin for WordPress. Security “plugins” for WordPress are often highly criticized as many may give a false sense of security or simply just automate creating .htaccess files – sometimes recklessly. However, Wordfence stands clear apart and above other plugins as it offers malware detection, […]
There are numerous tools available when checking the security of the WordPress Content Management System (CMS). In the rest of the article we’ll mention the WPScan tool, which does a great job of scanning the WordPress installation and its plugins for security vulnerabilities.
WPScan is a WordPress security […]
WordPress is one of the most popular open source web applications used by major Fortune 500 companies as well as many independent websites and blogs. Like many web applications, WordPress stores user accounts in a MySQL database, including administrative user accounts with their associated password hashes. A closer inspection […]
Note: the following suggestions are at your own risk! This article assumes some level of understanding of what changes are being suggested.
WordPress is the most popular CMS used for many commercial websites as well as hobbyist sites. The popularity of WordPress also brings the software to the front as […]