WordPress Security

The latest scoop on WordPress security along with in-depth tutorials on how to lock down your site and prevent it from being hacked. Project your business!

A Complete Guide on xmlrpc.php in WordPress (What It Is, Security Risks, How to Disable It)

Why does WordPress still have the xmlrpc.php file? Should you disable it for security reasons? Learn more about what xmlrpc.php is in this in-depth...

What Is a Firewall? A Starting Guide to Different Types of Firewalls and Whether You Need One

What is a firewall? There are several types of firewalls and they all work as a barrier between you and any device trying to connect to your comput...

A Comprehensive Guide to Cloud Security in 2020 (Risks, Best Practices, Certifications)

Cloud security is a critical requirement for all organizations. Learn what is it, best practices, and how to assess a cloud service provider’s secu...

Sucuri vs Wordfence: WordPress Security Plugins Showdown

Lock down your site against all malicious attacks. Pick between Sucuri vs Wordfence for your WordPress security needs in this hands-on review.

DDoS Attacks Explained: Causes, Effects, and How to Protect Your Site

DDoS protection is a necessity for all sites. But what's a DDoS attack? How can you stop attacks to your site? Learn more in this guide about DDoS...

SQL Injection: A Beginner’s Guide for WordPress Users

Learn what an SQL injection is, how the SQL injection vulnerability may exist in your web applications (like WordPress sites) and how to prevent at...

Ecommerce Fraud Prevention: The 7 Worst Scams and How to Stop Them (10 Prevention Tools)

Online scams are daily security threats. Learn what Ecommerce Fraud Prevention is and how to use ecommerce fraud prevention tools to fully secure y...

What’s File Integrity Monitoring? (And Why You Need to Know More About It)

Concerned about the security of your WordPress website? Learn what file integrity monitoring is, why it's important, and which tools/plugins you sh...

WordPress Security – 19 Steps to Lock Down Your Site

There are lots of tricks and tips you can implement to harden your WordPress security. Check out our ultimate guide with 19 steps to lock down your...

WordPress Activity Log – 7 Things You Should Be Tracking

A WordPress activity log is important, regardless of your website's size, to know what is happening at all times. Check out 7 things you should be...

Managing Multi-User Access in Your Hosting Account

Multi-user support allows you to work in a more secure environment. MyKinsta allows you to granularly control who has access to what in your hostin...

Is WordPress Secure? Here’s What the Data Says

Is WordPress secure? Read this post for a data-backed look at how WordPress sites get hacked, and whether or not WordPress is actually secure.