Website hardening means adding layers of protection to reduce the risk of website attacks, a process known as “defense in depth.”
Here are our top 10 virtual hardening principles:
1 – Keep your website updated
Every single piece of software required to run your application needs to be kept up to date with the latest patches and security updates. Website vulnerabilities come in all shapes and sizes, so it is important to update your CMS along with any third party components like plugins, themes, and extensions.