About the Talk
November 12, 2014 6:30 AM
Washington, D.C.Washington, D.C.
This talk serves as a basic security primer for WordPress developers and site owners. Rather than focus on one of the black-box security plugins available, attendees will walk away with easy-to-implement, actionable steps to protect themselves from being exploited.
Major points to be covered:
- Password guidelines
- Keeping WordPress up-to-date How safe is it to upgrade core? Risks posed by third-party extensions
- Utilizing the WordPress permission system ** Understanding roles and capabilities
- Hardening your WordPress installation wp-config.php settings File permissions