WordPress Incident Response: How to Recover from a Hack Before Anyone Else Knows

Security incidents aren’t a matter of if, but rather when. Do you have a plan in place for when a security incident like a DDoS Attack or a malicious file is detected on your WordPress site? If not, then today’s episode is just for you! We’re going to cover the importance of an incident response plan along with providing guidance on how you can implement a plan for your organization so that you can ensure minimal impact on your customers in the event of a security incident.

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0:00 Introduction
4:50 Swag Question: What could be classified as a security incident?
5:39 What is Incident Response?
7:00 Security is never 100%
9:10 What is Classified as a Security Incident?
11:25 Incident Response Framework
11:53 Phase 1: Preparation
20:45 Phase 2: Identification
27:30 Phase 3: Containment
30:29 Phase 4: Eradication
33:05 Phase 5: Recovery
34:40 Phase 6: Lessons Learned
40:01 Swag Winners
40:50 Wordfence Site Cleaning
43:00 Free Site Cleaning & Site Security Audits for K-12 Public Schools Worldwide
45:36 We are hiring! https://www.defiant.com/employment
46:30 Viewer Picture – Watching Live
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46:55 Wordfence Office Hours – New Users
47:15 Think Like a Hacker Podcast – https://www.wordfence.com/podcast/
47:55 Follow us on Twitter – https://twitter.com/wordfence


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