There are about 46,000 and counting plugins in wordpress. Many of them are dedicated towards your sites security.

Security isn’t the thing you wanna compromise with. Security isn’t the thing you don’t want to make best. You need best security.

For that you need best firewall plugins. You don’t want hackers to hack your site.

You don’t want hackers to make your site their. For this you need best plugins.

There are two types of firewall:-

1. DNS level website firewall

2. Application level firewall

Acoording to wp begginer, dns level website firewall is a type of firewall route your website traffic through their cloud proxy servers. This allows them to only send genuine traffic to your web server.

And:

According to wp beginner, application level firewall is a type of firewall that plugins examine the traffic once it reaches your server but before loading most WordPress scripts. This method is not as efficient as DNS level firewall in reducing the server load.

Dm me in the comment section to tell me aout which firewall you like the most.

with best plugin you need to acquire best tricks to make your blog more secure.

We will try to figure best plugin which provides best features in best price.

Let’s start the tips with a quote by “chris brogan”:-

“If you accept all the praise, you have to accept all the critics.”

Let’s get started…..

1. Strong password:- Password is the thing that every blogger makes while starting. It’s the key to get into your website.

Make sure that your password has symbols, characters and numbers.

Q-How do hacker’s hack your website?

A- after a hackers gets the user e-mail. He now wants the password. Hackers have some of the softwares which try million’s of random password’s on its own and when hits the right password, it tells to hacker and the user accounts is gone.

So make sure you have tough password to guess. Make something out of the box.

2. Don’t log in many times:- do you often login your account and stay logged.

Why?

If you login frequently then the hacker from another infected website can get into your while your are entering the portal.

Try to be logged in everytime. If you have wordpress you can download their app and login once and be logged in.

3. Take a good hosting:- we seriously reccommend you to take as good as hosting as you can.

Bluehost is the most grossing and best web hosting company reccomended by wordpress itself.

Bad company has poor portal security so hackers are easily able to hack your website.

Read our article about how to choose best hosting for your website

Let’s start the list of best firewall security plugins and lets compare them.

1.

sucuri:- sucuri is one of the grossed and best firewall plugins which helps in controlling false visitor’s.

Famous blog, wp begginer, also uses this as its security plugin.

According to wp beginner, sucuri blocked 250k problems in a month in 2016.

sucuri provides security to almost 99% of the platforms.

Also, sucuri provides a great feature that it is ready to make your unfortunately hacked site to unhacked site.

They clean website’s with :-

Infected with malware

• Blacklisted by google

• Disabled by host

They ensure to protect your website from attacks under:-

• Under DDoS

You might be thinking what is under DDoS?

A-read our article what is DDoS attack? how to prevent it.

• Under brute force

Q- what is brute force?

A- according to searchsecurity, Brute force (also known as brute forcecracking) is a trial and error method used by application programs to decode encrypted data such as passwords or Data Encryption Standard (DES) keys, through exhaustive effort (using brute force) rather than employing intellectual strategies

Exploiting vulnerablities.

Sucuri can help you in increasing performance of your site as it provides performance optimization via an anycast content distribution network.(CDN)

You don’t to be stuck anywhere and if you did in using the plugin you need help and where do you get it from?

Sucuri provides a 24/7 incident response team to help you interms of security.

Sucuri ensures that your website dosen’t get behind anyone in terms of security.

Sucuri ensures that you don’t end up giving you site to any hacker.

Sucuri provides an enterprise- grade cloud based website security.

Sucuri ensures to scan the user’s website so that threat dosen’t come to you.

Plans and pricing:-

Sucuri consists of 3 plans, i.e., basic, professional and bussiness.

• Basic plan cost around $16.66 per month but if billed annually the price comes down to $199.99

Sucuri ensures to scan the website in every 12 hours. Wherein they will let encypt ssl certificate.

• Professional plan cost around $24.99 per month but if billed annually price comes to $299.99

Sucuri ensures to scan the website in every 6 hours! Wherein they let custom SSL certificate.

• Bussiness plan cost around $ 41.66 per month but if billed annually price comes to $499.99

Sucuri ensures to scan the website in evrry 4 hours wherein they will provide 30 min blacklist notification with advanced ddos protection and instant chat service.

Sucuri is one of the best firewall plugin and is used by the best sites and can be called best in bussiness.

2.

Wordfence:- wordfence is second plugin that made this list. It is one of the best firewall plugin.

The plugin is made by wordpress itself so we can expect that it will work great with wordpress sites.

The most important and best thing that it is 100% free and open source security software supported by a large team. This is one of the reason it is the best plugin.

Wordfence provides:-

• Firewall blocks complex and brute force attcaks.

• Security scan alerts before you quickly in the event of a security issue.

• Threat defense feed keeps wordfence up to date with the latest security data

• Robust login security features

• Configuration security alerts

• Gain insight into traffic and hack attemps

• Security incidents recovery tools

Some of the frequently asked FAQs

Q- How does Wordfence Security protect sites from attackers?

A- The WordPress security plugin provides the best protection available for your website. Powered by the constantly updated Threat Defense Feed, WordFence Firewall stops you from getting hacked.

Wordfence Scan leverages the same proprietary feed, alerting you quickly in the event your site is compromised.

The Live Traffic view gives you real-time visibility into traffic and hack attempts on your website.

A deep set of additional tools round out the most comprehensive WordPress security solution available.

Q-How does the Wordfence WordPress Firewall protect websites?

A-

• Web Application Firewall stops you from getting hacked by identifying malicious traffic, blocking attackers before they can access your website.

• Threat Defense Feed automatically updates firewall rules that protect you from the latest threats. Premium members receive the real-time version.

• Block common WordPress security threats like fake Googlebots, malicious scans from hackers and botnets

Q- Do I need a security plugin like Wordfence if I’m using a cloud based firewall (WAF)?

A- Wordfence provides true endpoint security for your WordPress website. Unlike cloud based firewalls, Wordfence executes within the WordPress environment, giving it knowledge like whether the user is signed in, their identity and what access level they have.

Wordfence uses the user’s access level in more than 80% of the firewall rules it uses to protect WordPress websites.

Learn more about the Cloud WAF identity problem here. Additionally, cloud based firewalls can be bypassed, leaving your site exposed to attackers.

Because Wordfence is an integral part of the endpoint (your WordPress website), it can’t be bypassed. Learn more about the Cloud WAF bypass problem here.

To fully protect the investment you’ve made in your website you need to employ a defense in depth approach to security. Wordfence takes this approach.

You can visit their site to know more. Check out

3.

All in one security:- All in one WP security and firewall also known as All in one security plugin.

This is one of the another plugin made by wordpress.

The plugin is designed by the team of wordpress itself. It reduces risk by exploiting vulnerablities.

All in one security provides same features as above plugins but I am going to discuss what it gives more than ordinary.

All in security provides user account security.

Sometimes, some new blogger when start off they just click click click and their website is ready. Nowadays creating a website is just a matter of minutes.

But here comes the biggest mistake they forgot to change the user name and it remains as ” admin” and they set the password.

When user install the plugin all in one security plugin let the user know to change his user name.

Also, all in one security plugin let the user know about the defaults like if user name and author are indentical then the plugin lets the user know as it makes 50% easier for the hackers to rectify username.

All in one security helps in increasing the speed of your website.

Thanks guys and now its the end of the article and i’m not completing the all in one security plugin part because the features are same as sucuri

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