Our staff has given numerous talks at WordCamps and meetups about WordPress security, and we have always claimed that WordPress is secure by default. All users really need to do is follow good password hygiene. WordPress is not like Windows – you don’t need to install virus scanners or security plugins right after installing WordPress. WordPress is not inherently insecure.
With all the myths and false advice out there, we recommend checking out our WordPress Security 101 presentation for a good introduction to WordPress security.
Despite our strong belief that WordPress in itself is secure, we recently decided to slightly adjust
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While others try to add more components to their hosting to make it go faster, we decided to build our hosting cloud fast from the ground up. We did so by stripping out everything we knew was deadweight.