Speakers: Ben Martin

  • Ben Martin: Building a Better Security Posture

    Ben Martin: Building a Better Security Posture

    WordCamp Toronto 2015Speaker: Ben Martin

    January 11, 2016 — Tips on how to improve the security of your WordPress site and develop better security posture. I’ll explore the motivations behind why WordPress sites get attacked and how to protect, detect and respond to these threats.

    Learning Outcomes

    – Understand the motivations of attackers and why they would want to hack your blog.
    – Protect your website from the bad guys.
    – Improve attitude and posture towards security.
    – Effectively monitor your site environment for anything amiss.

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  • Ben Martin: Why Security Matters

    Ben Martin: Why Security Matters

    WordCamp Portland 2015Speaker: Ben Martin

    November 21, 2015 — I explore the motivations behind why WordPress sites get attacked and how to protect, detect and respond to these threats. I will also share tips on how to improve the security of your WordPress site and develop better security posture.
    Learning Outcomes

    Understand the motivations of attackers and why they would want to hack your blog.
    Protect your website from the bad guys.
    Improve attitude and posture towards security.
    Effectively monitor your site environment for anything amiss.