Steps for Securing WordPress Website

Most website admin think that they have to protect the website and its files. Its a clear NO.

The major responsibility of a website admin is to protect the user or customer data. Most of this data lives in your MySQL database, which servers as the back-end for WordPress. So the order of protection is

1. Protect the customer data

2. Protect the website

Listed below are few of the noted points that needs to be considered for securing the wordpress website:

1. Only Install Trusted Software.

2. Updating Core, Themes and Plugins on regular basis.

3. Provide the correct File Permissions and the WordPress Directory Structure.

4. Strong Passwords to Protect Against Attacks – Use a Unique Username and Secure Password.

5. Disable Trackbacks and Pingbacks.

6. Hide PHP Errors and prevent PHP Execution.

7. Prevent Information Disclosure like disclosing your directory list.

8. Never Use Plain Old FTP. Instead use SSH and SFTP.

9. Run a HTTPS-only Website.

10. Installing a WordPress Firewall.

11. Use Logs to Detect and Avoid Attacks. Make sure to secure Other Applications, Logs and Files on the Same Server.

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PHP -The best web scripting langague

PHP is traditionally used as a server-side scripting language. There are many web languages which are used for web development or web programming. Among all of them PHP is the most popularly used web scripting language.

LETS FIND OUT THE REASON FOR IT……

1. PHP language has its roots in C and C++. PHP syntax is most similar to C and C++ language syntax. So its easy for the programmer to pick up and it is very easy to create website scripts.

2. PHP has both procedure programming language and OOP language features. This means that programmers from different programming language background can pick up this language within short period of time.

4. PHP is dynamic. PHP works in combination of HTML to display dynamic elements on the page. PHP only parses code within its delimiters, such as. Anything outside its delimiters is sent directly to the output and not parsed by PHP.

5. MySQL is used with PHP as back-end tool. MySQL is the popular online database and can be interfaced very well with PHP. It can be used with a large number of RDBMS, runs on all popular web servers and is available for many different operating systems.

3. PHP runs on both UNIX and Windows servers. It runs in almost all the flavors of Unix and Windows as well as other OS. It is easy for users to find hosting service providers.

6. It has a very powerful library support:. One can easily find functional modules that is need. For eg: PDF, Graph etc.

7. Its Fast and flexible. PHP powers everything from blog to the most popular websites in the world. Websites like yahoo, wikipedia and many others use PHP language. PHP is used by 82.0% of all the websites whose server-side programming language we know.

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