WordPress Security Checklist


by Danila Vershinin, September 7, 2022

Secure your WordPress installation with this security checklist from changing wp-content URLs to a secure NGINX configuration

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Performance-friendly way of blocking Referrer spam


by Danila Vershinin, August 27, 2022

Protecting your NGINX website from Referrer spam SPAM using efficient performance-friendly maps

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How to install NGINX WAF module in Fedora Linux


by Danila Vershinin, February 19, 2022

How to easily set up WAF module protecting your NGINX powered websites in Fedora Linux. Install prebuilt NGINX WAF module.

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Whitelist IP addresses for Magento 2 admin protection


by Danila Vershinin, May 8, 2021

Protect Magento 2 admin area using NGINX IP address whitelisting approach. Secure your Magento 2 administration

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Best practice secure WordPress NGINX configuration for Plesk


by Danila Vershinin, September 18, 2020

WordPress Security WordPress is the most popular CMS for running a website. As such, it is the target for all kinds of malicious bots. The most effective way of reducing security risks associated with WordPress is the proper server configuration. Secure WordPress NGINX configuration must be built on the assumption that any unknown script is […]

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Best practice secure NGINX configuration for WordPress


by Danila Vershinin, September 5, 2020

We review and approach to secure NGINX configuration for WordPress prevents launching malicious scripts and only allows core and plugin files execution

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NGINX Security Headers, the right way


by Danila Vershinin, May 31, 2020

How to add NGINX security headers without configuration pitfalls and in a consistent way that will make your website safe for visitors

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Protecting Magento 2 from SPAM registrations


by Danila Vershinin, March 4, 2020

Fight SPAM registration in Magento 2 by fixing… Magento 2.

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NGINX honeypot – the easiest and fastest way to block bots!


by Danila Vershinin, April 6, 2019

Increase your NGINX server security using NGINX honeypot approach. Quick and reliable way to reduce load from bots.

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Sane use of rkhunter in CentOS 7


by Danila Vershinin, November 21, 2018

Sane use of rkhunter with yum updates. Get rid of unnecessary notification fatigue.

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