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How to Fix “Sorry, This File Type Is Not Permitted for Security Reasons” Error in WordPress

Are you seeing ‘Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons’ error in WordPress? You can upload most common file types in WordPress without any error. However, you may see this error if the file type is not supported by WordPress. In this… Read More »

How to Monitor User Activity in WordPress with Security Audit Logs

Do you want to monitor user activity on your WordPress site? Running a multi-author blog or membership site comes with its own unique challenges such as stopping spam registrations and managing editorial workflow. One solution that owners and admins of multi-user WordPress sites seek out is the ability… Read More »

How to Install and Setup Wordfence Security in WordPress

Do you want to install and setup Wordfence security plugin on your website? Wordfence is a popular WordPress plugin that helps you tighten the security of your WordPress site and protects it from hacking attempts. In this article, we will show you how to easily… Read More »

How to Add Security Questions to the WordPress Login Screen

Do you want to add security questions to your WordPress login screen? Many financial institutions and large companies require you to add security questions to your account for identity verification. You can do the same thing to improve the security of your WordPress site. In… Read More »

WordPress 4.2.1 – Security Release Fixes Zero Day XSS Vulnerability – Update Now

Just 3 days after the release of WordPress 4.2, a security researcher found a Zero day XSS Vulnerability that affects WordPress 4.2, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.1.3, and 3.9.3. This allows an attacker to inject JavaScript into comments and hack your site. WordPress team responded fast and… Read More »

WordPress 3.6.1 Maintenance and Security Release

Just when you think that the day was about to be over, we started seeing an update bar in our dashboard. Turns out that the WordPress has released WordPress 3.6.1, maintenance and security update. In this release, the WordPress security and maintenance team fixed three… Read More »

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WordPress 3.5.2 – Maintenance and Security Release

It’s Friday and work day is almost over here on the East coast of U.S, but we are still here updating all of our WordPress sites as we write this. The WordPress team have released WordPress 3.5.2, maintenance and security update. In this release, the… Read More »

WordPress 3.4.2 – Maintenance and Security Release

Wow today has been a busy day. This is the third article for today. Now that we are finally done upgrading all of our websites, we can finally write about it. WordPress 3.4.2 was released today. It is labeled as a maintenance and security release… Read More »

WordPress 3.3.2 (Security Update) – Upgrade Now

We just saw the notice in our dashboard to upgrade WordPress to the newest version 3.3.2. Nacin announced it on the WordPress blog. WordPress 3.3.2 is a security update for all previous versions. Three external libraries included WordPress received security updates including Plupload, SWFUpload, and… Read More »

WordPress 3.3.1 – Security and Maintenance Release [Upgrade Now]

As I woke up today, I saw a notice on my dashboard asking me to upgrade. Like always, I looked at what it is. Turned out that last night, WordPress team released a security and maintenance update. WordPress 3.3.1 is here, and we urge you… Read More »