- [Instructor] In this video, we look at how to find … and report vulnerabilities, bugs and other issues. … If you happen to discover a bug, … while working with WordPress, you may report it … via the designated page at WordPress.org. … If you think you've discovered a security vulnerability, … email the security team asap … at firstname.lastname@example.org. … Remember to provide as much accurate and descriptive … information as possible. … For security issues please, do not post anywhere … on the web, before hearing back from the WordPress team. … You can find more details about this process … at WordPress.org. … There are several WordPress plugins that will help you … keep a close eye on the overall security and integrity … of your WordPress-powered site. … They are, Activity Log, … Website Files Changes Monitor, … and WordPress Site Health. … We cover Activity Log and Website Files Changes Monitor … in previous tutorials. … So let's look at that third one, WordPress Site Health. … Here under the WordPress Tools menu is the Site Health tool. …
- Backing up and restoring your site
- Setting up strong passwords
- Understanding users and roles
- Choosing trusted plugins and themes
- Changing and recovering passwords
- Configuring authentication keys
- Securing the login page
- Fighting spam in the comments
- Blocking access and detecting hacks
- Building a firewall for WordPress
- Detecting and blocking bots
- Auditing your WordPress security
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Security Essentials
3. Hardening WordPress
4. Improving Security with Plugins
5. Advanced Tips and Tricks
6. Applying Best Practices
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