Category: WordPress

Hacked WordPress Sites – How to Deal with Security Hacks

Earlier this year, a WordPress security breach affecting tens of thousands of websites around the world was uncovered. WordPress developers reacted quickly, creating a patch and distributing it to WordPress hosting companies and developers. Their quick action prevented widespread damage, but things could have been worse. The hack was based on a backdoor vulnerability discovered […]

5 WordPress Security Tips for 2017

2016 was a relatively good year for WordPress security. There were no significant security breaches that affected the vast majority of WordPress users, and those security breaches that did occur were contained fairly easily. But WordPress users must not rest in the past. As WordPress is the most used content management system on the Web, […]