Finally, installing the fix wordpress malware virus Scan plugin will check most of this for you, and alert you to anything that you may have missed. It will also inform you that a user named"admin" exists. That is the administrative user name. You find instructions if you wish and can follow a link. I personally believe that there is a password enough security that is good, and there have been no successful attacks on the numerous blogs that I run, since I followed these steps.
Truth is, there is no way to prevent an intrusion, if your own site is targeted by a competent master of the script. What you are about to read below are some measures you can take to quickly minimize the risk to an acceptable degree. Chances are a hacker would prefer picking more go to website easy victim, another if your WordPress site is well protected.
You also need to place the"Anyone Can Register" in Settings/General to away, and you should have some type of spam plugin. Akismet is the one I use, the old standby, but there are lots of them these days.
All-Rounder security plug-ins can be thought of as a security checker. They scan and check the website and provide you with information about the weaknesses of the website.
Implementing all the above will take less than an hour to finish, while making your WordPress website considerably more immune to intrusions. Websites were this past year, mainly due to preventable safety gaps. Have yourself prepared and you are likely to be on the safe side.