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July 20, 2009

Since WordPress is one of the most popular pieces of software on the internet, hackers are constantly looking for ways to exploit it. Googling “wordpress zero day exploit” returns 115,000 results, which shows a serious need for security measures.

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I was recently given access to a new WordPress plugin which claims to be very effective in protecting you from hackers. I discovered that the method used in this plugin was not only ridiculously simple, but actually inferior to a method I have been using for years. Read more …