Tag Archives: security

Secure password encryption

Posted in WordPress on December 28, 2014

Hackers are continuously surfing the web in their quest to steel important information from websites. They try everything to access your website by using any security vulnerability they can find. Website security is therefore a big thing nowadays. One of the most risky factors online are probably passwords. Password encryption is a hot item nowadays. The widely used MD5 encryption should definitely be replaced by a stronger algorithm like SHA or Blowfish.

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WordPress security: plugin review

Posted in WordPress on December 9, 2014

So you finished your website! Congratulations. All images are neatly aligned, posts and pages are SEO proof and it is time to go live. But what about security of your site? Hackers are all around and the platforms everyone uses (e.g., WordPress, Joomla, Drupal) experience a lot of attacks. Sometimes your webhost is helping out a little but it is advised to add some layers of security yourself. Here I will discuss the iThemes security plugin

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