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Secure WordPress

Install the Wordfence Security plugin via the WordPress dashboard and run a scan of your WordPress installation, as follows:

  • Log in to your WordPress dashboard.
  • Select the “Plugins -> Add New” option.
  • Type “wordfence” in the search box.
  • Install the “Wordfence Security” plugin by clicking the “Install Now” button.

    WordPress plugin installation

  • Click the “Activate plugin” link. A new entry should now appear in the left navigation menu.

    WordPress plugin installation

  • Click the “Wordfence -> Scan” menu item and then the “Start New Scan” button.

  • Wait until the scan ends.

    WordPress plugin installation

Last modification January 29, 2019