WordPress is most popular platform among bloggers and web developers. This platform is free to use and much user friendly. With over thirty thousand WordPress plugins listed in the official WordPress plugin directory alone, it is no surprise that WordPress users are a little unsure about what plugins they should be using. In our today’s article I’m going to share some best free WordPress secure plugins. All of them are truly efficient so that you can feel free to use them to improve your site security.
For the most part, these plugins address issues that are inherent in the core version of WordPress. Take a gander at our top ten secure plugins for 2015 and be sure to let me know what you think in the comments. If you like our art collection, so check out these other posts will interest you too: Best Free Blackletter Fonts, Stylish Free Custom Menu WordPress Themes, Amazing Free WordPress Widgets for Author Bio and Premium WordPress Education Themes.
1. Login Page Styler
Customize your login page matching your theme or any other style,Your registration, log in, and password recovery pages will all match the rest of your website and logo link can be changed to your website link through Login Page Styler. Login page styler helps you customize your wordpress login page easily with few clicks and can change the entire look of your login page. This plugin will not make your wordpress slow.
2. SecureMoz Security Audit
SecureMoz Security Audit WordPress Security Plugin gives you over 27 ways to secure and protect your WordPress site. Protecting your Website, Blog or WordPress site with amazingly powerful and real-time traffic filtering safety and security is what SecureMoz WordPress Security Plugin is designed to do for you 24/7! There is nothing in the market like it to combat the intrusion of Viruses, Malware, and all types of Security threats and can even test a site if it has been blacklisted!
3. IP Blacklist Cloud
IP Blacklist Cloud plugin allows you to blacklist IP addresses from visiting your WordPress website. Also, it submits your website link to the blocked IP database which gives the other users to view how many sites have blocked the specific IP and see their comments. New feature has been added to plugin which allows you to block usernames from spamming (comments) on your website.
4. Contact Form Generator
Contact Form Generator is a powerful contact form builder for WordPress! It is structured for creating Contact Forms, Application Forms, Reservation Forms, Survey Forms, Contact Data Pages and much more. You will get ready-to-use forms just after installation. Contact Form Generator is packed with a Template Creator Wizard to create fantastic forms in a matter of seconds without coding. You can use one of existong templates, or create your own!
5. Contact Form 7 – PayPal Integration Add-on
This plugin seamlessly integrates PayPal with Contact Form 7. Each contact form can have its own PayPal settings. When a contact form is enabled with PayPal, and the user submits the form it will send the email as usual, then auto redirect to PayPal. If you have any problems, questions, or issues please create a support request and we will get back to you quickly.
6. Wordfence Security
Wordfence starts by checking if your site is already infected. We do a deep server-side scan of your source code comparing it to the Official WordPress repository for core, themes and plugins. Then Wordfence secures your site and makes it up to 50 times faster.
7. Secure HTML5 Video Player
A video plugin for WordPress built on the VideoJS HTML5 video player library. Allows you to embed video in your post or page using HTML5 with Flash fallback support for non-HTML5 browsers. Settings can be easily configured with a control panel and simplified short codes. Video files can be served from a secured private directory or from an Amazon S3 compatible file storage service.
8. Plugin Security Scanner
This plugin determines whether any of your plugins have security vulnerabilities. It does this by looking up details in the WPScan Vulnerability Database. It will run a scan once a day, and e-mail the administrator if any vulnerable plugins are found. It also adds a new menu option to the admin tools menu called “Plugin Security Scanner”. Clicking this runs a scan. If the scan finds any problems, it shows you a list of plugins that have vulnerabilities, along with a description of the issue.
9. BulletProof Security
BulletProof Security uses a one-click setup method vs breaking up options and settings into multiple separate different options and settings. One-click is literal if you are setting up BulletProof Security using the Setup Wizard. BPS is setup completely and all security features are turned on when you click the Setup Wizard button. One-click is used figuratively and not literally if you are using the Manual Controls to setup BulletProof Security.
SimpleSecure is a plugin that allows you to insert a secure contact form on any page or post. The email message submitted by your visitor is securely encrypted using GPG/PGP, however no binaries are required nor are any shell calls necessary. SimpleSecure includes a pure PHP port of the GPG encryption functions which allows it to run on any server that supports PHP.