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Just How Safe Are WordPress Sites?

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With so many people in the world using WordPress to host their own personal blogs and business sites the question about how secure these sites are has been growing in recent months, especially after attacks aimed at WordPress have become more common place.  But just how safe is a WordPress site, well according to the experts, it depends on how you are using it. Security experts High-Tech Bridge told betanews that WordPress sites have come a long way over the years as more and more people choose…
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WordPress Vulnerabilities Now Available For All To See

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The popularity of WordPress to power sites around the world has meant that it is increasingly becoming a target for hackers looking to exploit the information held within WordPress sites. Now a new sit has been launched showing that it may be easier than you think to be able to hack WordPress after all. Security researcher Ryan Dewhurst has decided to show everyone just where the weaknesses and vulnerabilities in WordPress lie to try and warn people of potential dangers while also shaming developers…
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Microsoft Offer WordPress Solution

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WordPress continues to be one of the most popular ways in the world to run a website and for the majority of people the service runs very smoothly, however for those who are attracting a large amount of traffic there can be issues but new features from the Microsoft Azure Websites is offering a solution to users. It is possible to manage large amounts of traffic coming to a WordPress site but it does require a certain level of knowledge that many home bloggers are not comfortable with which is why…
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WordPress Checks 600,000 Passwords After Gmail Hack

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WordPress users can feel safe in the knowledge that the company are constantly working to protect their security after WordPress acted to check and reset passwords that may have become vulnerable following the Gmail hack. In total about 5 million email addresses and passwords were posted onto a Russian web forum from Gmail and while the details did not directly affect the users of WordPress the company took the step of sorting through the details and resetting passwords that matched those on the…