Although I dislike the new dashboard look of WordPress, the update brought a very important change with respect to the security of our blogs. Namely, it makes it very easy for you to change your author URL nicename or username in your author slug. If you don’t change it you are leaving the doors wide […]
Blog security is essential. Cyberspace is full of malicious hackers whose aim is to attack and infect. Many do it just for fun. There are a number of ways to stop them. You have to be vigilant. Here you will find information that will help you keep your blog safe and secure.
Last week I told you how to protect your blog from botnet hackers. In that post I suggested that you change your admin username to something that is not so easy to crack. Many people still use “admin” as the username because earlier on, during WordPress set up, it was used as default. A number […]
30,000 WordPress sites are being hacked by botnets every day. The situation is so bad that even major news media are buzzing with news. The featured image is a screenshot from Forbes. If you don’t know how to protect your blog from botnet hackers and if you don’t take action to protect your blog you […]