Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin
FEBRUARY 18, 2019
The firewall that prevents malicious traffic from hitting your site is the major feature of Wordfence that helps to protect over 2 million sites on the internet. It’s primarily a firewall. Chris Badgett: What is a firewall for the non-techy? Well, the firewall is looking at the traffic that’s coming into your website and analyzing it based on a number of parameters. There is a file that runs on your server called htaccess.