Top 5 WordPress Security Plugins

My last post brought you the Top Five e-Store plugins. Today my post will bring you the best WordPress security plugins. You know hackers are everywhere. They are always trying to penetrate some security system and steel something from others. So the next victim can be your blog. To prevent hacking your website following five plugins will do a great job. These are the best plugins I ever came across so far.

 

1) Better WP Security

Security plugin

One of the highest rated WordPress security plugin

Best wordpress security features and techniques are combined

One click protection is available for new WordPress bloggers

Important Features;

Remove the meta “Generator” tag

Change the URLs for WordPress dashboard including log in, admin, and more

Completely turn off the ability to log in for a given time period (away mode)

Change the wp-content path

Hide sensitive area and strengthen the security

Force SSL for admin pages in supported servers

Detect bots which are trying to penetrate your WordPress blog

Create backups as recovery options

And Lot More….. Click Here to read more and download the plugin

 

2) BulletProof Security

BulletProof wordpress security plugin

Another amazing WordPress security plugin with high user ratings

Protects your WordPress website/blog against XSS, RFI, CRLF, CSRF, Base64, Code Injection and SQL Injection hacking attempts.

Consists of One-click .htaccess WordPress security protection

Additional website security checks are available

No manual configuration required, so even newbie can easily use

Allow you to design your website in maintenance mode with the BulletProof security

And Lot More….. Click Here to read more and download the plugin

 

3) Secure WordPress Security Plugin

Security plugin

Secure the WordPress site by hiding the login information

Remove the error-information on login pages

Except in admin area, remove the version of the WordPress

Removes windows Live writer

Non admins won’t be able to update notofications

And Lot More…. Click here to read more and download the plugin 

 

 4) WP Security Scan

Security plugin

This plugin will scan your WordPress site and make suggestions to correct the security defects

The areas it scan includes;

Password

File Permission

Database security

Removes WP Generator META tag from core code

Version hiding

Click Here to read more and download the plugin

 

5) Limit Login Attempts

Log in attempt failed

Another simple but wonderful WordPress plugin

Limit the number of login attempts by detecting the IP address (both normal login as well as using auth cookies)

Inform user the number of retries or the lockout time

Fully customizable

Click Here to read more and download the plugin

So that is it. Above are the best plugin I ever came across in my blogging carrier. So try those plugins to protect your loving WordPress blog.