How secure are the best WordPress websites?

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How secure is WordPress?

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Security analysis of world’s top 100 WordPress websites

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]I have known for some years that WordPress has some serious vulnerabilities, all of which can be minimized. However, I suspected they are being routinely forgotten. I wanted to see how some of the best WordPress websites stood up to a simple check.

The results are quite astounding.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type=”transparent” thickness=”1″ up=”20″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Who did I analyse?

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The analysis was a broad spectrum of websites including well-known brands, A-list celebrities, and award-winning WordPress developers. The sites were referenced from a selection of collections of the best WordPress websites in the world.

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Websites with security issues

WordPress websites with obvious security flaws

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Websites with no security issues

WordPress websites with no obvious security flaws

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Critical security issues

WordPress websites with critical security flaws

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Websites without SSL

Secure data encryption not present

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Out of date

Plugins or core that need to be updated

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Security Headers

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Default login page

Login access page be found by anyone

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User IDs revealed

User login names easily found

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