Importance of a Security Audit
Your website’s health is vital to your business. Securing your website from potential hackers allows you to maintain a steady reputation and income. Leaving your site vulnerable to potential security breaches can lead to the misuse of sensitive information and in turn affect your company’s finances.
A security audit is a small price to pay for peace of mind and ensuring that your site has the maximum security measures in place.
Keys to Website Security that we focus our audit on:
- Detection – Highlighting any possible security holes
- Protection – Prevent any future security breaches
- Prevention – Ensure an exact copy of your site is saved if for any reason a security breach occurs
- Overall Performance – Site speed should increase once any potential spam bots are removed
Why Our WordPress Website Security Audit?
- Trusted WordPress developers for over 8 years
- Developers who care about your website’s security
- Cost effective
Each Security Audit completed by Tips & Tricks HQ is delivered to our customers in a neat confidential PDF document. This document will include improvements that the website admin may choose to implement along with fixes that our experienced team has completed on the site. The security of a site is crucial in maintaining reputation and a steady income.
What is Included?
Basic Overview of Website’s Security
Ensure that your site is free of malware
Site is blacklist free and not at any risk of being blacklisted
View Google transparency report
Any suspicious logins
Ensure log files and php are not publicly available
All administrators are valid users with correct email addresses
Limited all access WP admin
Encouraged use of admin roles
Strong and unique passwords and ID’s used for each admin account
No public transaction logs that decrease site security
Ensuring Website is Secure and Up to Date
Install current version of WP
Enable auto updates where needed
wp-admin file editing disallowed
Delete any themes and plugins that are not needed
Updated themes that are maintained
Theme and Plugin Security
No theme has been altered (child themes used)
Unmaintained themes are not used
Plugins used are maintained by developers
Adequate back ups of site
Ensure hosting is reliable and secure
Strong hosting panel password
Strong FTP password
Installation of SSL – Talk with client about a HTTPS site
No credit card information stored on site
Installation and Activation of Security Plugin
All in One WP security plugin installed and activated
Continual automatic updates
1 hour of security plugin troubleshooting. If you are facing an issue with our security plugin, we will provide help.
Begin to strengthen your website’s security in one click.
A one time payment of $69.00
Questions & Answers
Q) How long does the security audit take?
A) A security audit on your WordPress site will take between 3-5 days. Please give us time to go through all security aspects of your site.
Q) What access will we need?
A) We will require temporary WordPress admin and FTP access. After a successful payment is made for the security audit service, we will contact you within 24 hours.
Q) How will I receive my security audit report?
A) You will receive the report via email.
Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions.