If you own or manage a WordPress Blog or Website, then you probably already know that hackers have been targeting WordPress blogs worldwide…Approximately 30 MILLION WordPress blogs are estimated to have fallen victim in this latest attack. This article explains what you can do to better secure your WordPress website, and the cure is not only quite simple to implement, but it’s also 100% FREE!
Many new webmasters and businesses are unaware that by default WordPress allows unlimited login attempts either through the login page, or by sending special cookies. This allows passwords (or hashes) to be brute-force cracked with relative ease. ….. However, luckily there are some FREE WordPress plugins available which can stop the hackers in their tracks….
There’s a hacking campaign targeting WordPress websites, with thousands of websites recently compromised. It is not yet known where or how they are getting in, and it seems it is also very hard to clean & many users say it just keeps returning…..