WordPress Hosting Security

WordPress Hosting Security

With all the recent attacks on WordPress hosting websites all over the world we have decided to inform you about some quick and easy security measures you can use for your WordPress website.

If you operate a WordPress for you or your clients and its hosted with us we highly recommend you install the below security plugins. As you know the installation of WordPress plugins are quick and require little to none configuration. Should you rather have us install them for you please send a mail to support@definitehosting.co.za with your WordPress login details and we will assist.

Unfortunately if your website is not protected and the server experience attacks aimed at your website which cause high server load some web hosting accounts might get suspended until it is resolved to prevent any damage to the website and also server. Thus we highly recommend installing the plugins to prevent any website or email downtime.


The WordPress plugins are:

Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware Scan

Captcha Booster: Best Captcha Plugin

Disable XML-RPC Pingback

Hide My WP Ghost – Security Plugin

Botnet Attack Blocker

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