How Secure is Your Website?
Most of us go through life with the philosophy ‘It won’t happen to me’. However, that philosophy has been proven not to be true in the world of online website security. A successful attack on your site not only leads to compromising of users’ data and your own information, it can also lead to a blacklisting of your site by Google and other search providers as your infected site risks spreading malicious content throughout the web. Erring on the side of caution works best in this area.
The following questions are some of the basic considerations to keep a website secure from hackers. For each question you answer “yes”, give yourself one point. This is for demonstration purposes and is not meant to be an all inclusive list.