Level up Your WordPress Security: Quarantine the AdminGiven on July 01, 2020
WordPress powers a tremendous number of websites. It is easy to use, familiar, and comes with an incredible community. This success, however, comes with one major drawback: security. Because of its ubiquity, WordPress is a prime target for hackers. There are many possible attack vectors, but this talk will focus on one that is uniquely WordPress: the admin. This is a non-technical talk, and some of the things we will cover include the following:
- Change the login URL
- Add a captcha
- Whitelist IP addresses
- And plenty more to protect your site’s admin section!