WP Security Plus Review

Posted by Admin | Posted in WSO Reviews | Posted on 18-01-2013


WP Security Plus

WP Security Plus” is a new plugin to more security to your actual WordPress blogs. It’s also really easy to install and manage.
In fact you don’t have to study big manuals, trainings, tutorials and whatsoever. All you have to do is install this plugin as you usually do with any other.

This plugin have many functions to secure your blog, and it will be difficult and pretty impossible for hackers to enter in your blog.
So they will pass to the following one, leaving yours safe.
The real power of this plugin stays in the number of functions. In fact it prevents:

  • URL Injection
  • Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
  • Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks
  • Brute Force Attacks

And it protects:

  • Weak passwords
  • Auto logout
  • Sensitive configuration files

And it sends you email alerts whenever something happens, so that you can act on time to keep your blog secured from inappropriate access.
If you want to know more of what it does, here is the complete list of plugin functionalities:

  • Security against brute force attacks by tracking IP, name and password
  • Requires very strong passwords
  • Idle timeout
  • Maintenance mode lockdown
  • Blocks blacklisted methods
  • Checks malicious user agent
  • Detect directory traversal
  • Checks Basic DoS Attacks
  • Checks Basic Direct File Inclusion
  • Checks Basic Remote File Inclusion
  • Checks Basic Javascript Injection
  • Checks Basic Database SQL Injection
  • Prevent Bad Query Strings
  • Prevent Long URL’s
  • Hides WP Version Information
  • Locks Down .htaccess and WPconfig.php files
  • Hides update notifications from non admin users
  • Prevents Author Enumeration
  • Prevents Plugin Enumeration
  • Removes files commonly used by Hackers to gain information about your wordpress version
  • Adds Index.php file to specific directories to prevent directory Browsing

As you can see is like having an hacker who defends you from all the possible attacks.
The attacking hacker will go away fast as soon as he came! Guaranteed!
You can sleep well knowing you have “WP Security Plus” installed. Automated WordPress defense at your service!