Today’s Essential Security Quick Tip 2 includes a number of plugins for you to consider:
- Secure WordPress – some good basics
- WP Security Scan – from the creator of the popular All-in-One SEO plugin – another essential
- Login LockDown – simply adds some extra security by restricting the rate at which failed logins can be re-attempted from a given IP range.
- Stealth Login includes a stealth mode that prevents direct access to wp-login.php
Some of this may seem like overkill, and that’s just on the 2nd post on security, but if putting up these barriers keeps your blog safer…