WordPress is one of the best content management system which is first choice of many bloggers as the platform for their blog. It is also used for designing websites and e-commerce sites. More famous your blog or site is more the hackers will try to hack it.
If you want to prevent your wordpress site or blog from getting hacked you need to install some essential and advance plugins so that your wordpress blog become nearly hack-proof. Today we will discuss about 5 great plugins to enhance your wordpress blog security.
It is one of the most essential plugin for WordPress blogs or sites. Main functions performed by it are that it adds index.html to plugins and themes directories, hide the WordPress version, removes error-information on login-page, remove plugin update and core update information from non admins and much more.
This plugin scans and checks your wordpress blog or site for security vulnerabilities and even suggest any measure you need to take to improve the security.
This is an advance security plugin which will take you wordpress security to next level. This plugin uses combination of DES and RSA. DES and RSA are both encryption algorithm which are used by the plugin. It was originally developed for securing hosting control panel login and later was also made for wordpress.
This is yet another useful security plugin for wordpress blogs or sites. This plugin hides wp-admin from users to try to access it directly That is if a user is not logged in and try to open it directly it will return a 404 error. You can even add HTTP authentication using this plugin.
This plugin is quite useful if you want to limit the access of certain users on your site or blog based on their IP address. It can redirect user to a particular page or display some message. It is quite useful for banning or restricting users or visitors based on their IP address.