Secure WordPress site using htaccess

Here I am going to show you how to secure your WordPress content management site using .htaccess file. .htaccess file is a very ancient and one of the most powerful configuration files that controls the Web Server settings which runs your website. The powerful .htaccess file has the ability to control access of the www’s (World Wide Web) HTTP (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol) using Password Protection, Error Page Redirects, 301 Redirects, URL rewrites etc. There is already a .htaccess file inside the WordPress’s root directory and the typical wordpress .htaccess file…

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Top twenty htaccess security directives

.htaccess file is a very ancient and one of the most powerful configuration files that controls the Web Server (Apache HTTP Server) settings which runs your website. The powerful .htaccess file has the ability to control access of the www’s (World Wide Web) Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) using Password Protection, Error Page Redirects, 301 Redirects, URL rewrites etc. Now I will show you how you can create a .htaccess file and put some directives into it to configure the security to prevent unwanted vulnerabilities.

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