Steps to Secure Joomla Website:

  • Administrator Access
    Rename Administrator's username from admin to something else.
    Password must be a combination of other characters.
    Keep your login information secure.
  • Update Joomla
    Keep Joomla Core files updated as per latest version.
  • Backup
    Take backups periodically
  • Good Hosting
    Choose Host which provides Anti-malware, anti-spyware, anti-virus, DDoS protection, Firewall and Anti-hacking shied.
  • Delete old unused and badly coded 3rd party extensions