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Improve WordPress Security with Two Step Authentication

Improve WordPress Security with Two Step Authentication

Before the Major Brute-Force Attack Occurred on WordPress Sites, WordPress announced its “Two Step Authentication” process to improve the WordPress security. What is Two Step Authentication? It is a kind of feature or process introduced by WordPress to tighten its security. It adds another layer of security to your WordPress accounts. Those who have enabled …

Major Brute-Force Attack on WordPress Sites by a Botnet

Major Brute-Force Attack on WordPress Sites by a Botnet

In October 2012, an attack was occurred on WordPress compromising some 50,000 sites. In the similar way a major and distributed brute force attack on WordPress-based sites by a large Botnet was noticed recently. It is being said that, the botnet attempted to get into the WordPress admin dashboard targeting the users having a username …