When I was in college, one of my business instructors told us students that one of the biggest hurdles to making money was procrastination.
By default, the newest version of WordPress is pretty darn secure. The development team of WordPress has considered anything which may have been added to any fix wordpress malware attack plugins. Before, WordPress did have holes but now most of them are stuffed up.
Today, it is not unusual for blogs to suddenly be hacked by a random person. In fact, even whole domains get hacked. If you are not a programmer or a developer, there is not any way that you will understand anything about programming languages or codes. This is the reason why some of the people who don't know anything end up thinking if there are some ways to protect their websites and investments from such hackers.
You my site should also place the"Anyone Can Register" in Settings/General to away, and you ought to have some type of spam plugin. Akismet is the old standby, the one I use, but there are many of them these days.
It's really sexy to fan the flames of fear. That is what visit site bloggers and journalists and politicians and public figures mostly do. It's great for readership and it brings money. Balderdash.
Do your homework and some hunting, but if you are pressed for time and want to get this done once and for all, try the WordPress safety plugin that I use. It's a relief to know that my website (and company!) are secure.