WordPress is currently the most popular content management system in the world, powering over 25% of new websites. When you consider WordPress’s ease-of-use, customizability, strong support community, and out-of-the-box SEO, it is easy to see why.
But such popularity comes great vulnerability. What am I talking about here? I’m talking about hackers. Modern hackers are nothing at all like the friendly, “fight the power” teens from 80s and 90s films. They are out for one thing and one thing only — money.