NetTuts.com has posted the second part in their "When You're Hacked - WordPress" tutorial series today with this new article showing you how to stay safe once you've recovered from the initial attack.
n the first part of this series, we went through what to do when your website gets hacked. In this second part, we're going to learn about staying safe and being able to act quickly when another unpleasant incident happens.
They start by answering the overarching question everyone wants to know about WordPress (as it relates to security) - "is it safe?" They follow this with some recommendations to help keep your install safe including:
- Staying Up to Date
- Using Safe Plugins & Themes
- Using a Security-Related WordPress Plugin
Check out the rest of the article for the full list and a quick summary of each, some with links to the actual tools and plugins to help you protect your installation.