WordPress website security should be a priority for business owners. All websites are prone to security risks, and the server your site is hosted on may present your most serious security risk. Very few web hosting companies have their own technologies, the resources available to handle the evolution in today’s attacks and are unable to keep up with the various infections affecting website owners like you.
Web servers open a window between your website and the worldwide web. Server maintenance, web application updates, plugin updates and the site coding will define the size of that window. It will limit the type of information that passes through and establishes the degree of security you have for your website.
However, there are precautions you can take to help prevent your website from being hacked.