As we all know, hacking is a huge issue and as a website owner you are likely to fall into one of three categories:
1) You’ve been hacked in the past and know just how frustrating it can be
2) You have actually been hacked but you just don’t realize it yet
3) You are a little complacent with a “probably won’t happen to me” mindset
I don’t know which of these apply to you but I’ll admit here that I’ve been in all 3 camps at various stages of my web business :-(
Providing a complete guide on website security is well beyond the scope of this blog post but what I would like to do is share with you some simple steps for prevention, monitoring and resolution that you can put into place to reduce the risk.
Firstly, to stress the importance of this let me share just some of the things that I’ve personally experienced: