(originally posted on Bring Your Own Design)
If you have a WordPress site, eventually you’ll become the target of a hacking attack. Whether it’s brute force, SQL injection, or something even more sinister, no one is safe. However, you don’t have to end up becoming a casualty as well. We’ve recovered more sites from attacks than we care to count, and more often than not, the initial intrusion was 100% preventable. It’s time to stop being lazy, and start being proactive about WordPress security! We’ve compiled a list of three things you need to do right now to help prevent becoming the next on the list of victims.