Category: application security

Penetration testing for WordPress websites

WordPress powers a lot of websites on the Internet. So it’s no surprise that seasoned attackers and “script-kiddies” like to target WordPress websites. Whether you’re a webmaster, or a security professional, when tasked with assessing the security posture of a WordPress website, it tends to help to be aware of common security pitfalls attackers typically […]

High-Tech Bridge COO Talks About Web & WordPress Security

As of the beginning of 2019, WordPress powers 33% of the top ten million websites, confirming it as the most popular and widely used blogging and CMS platform again. Such popularity attracts a lot of attention, and application security software companies which typically focus on security solutions for custom web applications are now also interested […]

Using OWASP Top 10 to improve WordPress security

WordPress security can be an intimidating subject to those who are new to WordPress, and to having a website. However, with compliance and standards such as the OWASP Top 10 list business can easily get started with WordPress security. This article explains what is the OWASP Top 10 list. It also explains how WordPress site […]