Michael Lazin

Michael Lazin

Anti-Abuse Analyst

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7 Ways to Protect Your WordPress Website from Brute Force Attacks


A Brute Force Attack occurs when someone attempts to gain access to your site by repeatedly trying various admin/password combinations. WordPress Brute Force Attacks are on the rise and it’s essential that your website is secure. While 1&1 customers benefit from various security features, it is each customer’s responsibility to secure their WordPress installation. From choosing a strong WordPress admin password to restricting access to your site, there are quite a few tactics that can lower your risk of being compromised by a brute force attack. Apply some of these seven methods to improve your level of protection:

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Category: Developers
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