If you installed or had your WordPress installed by someone else you want to make sure your file permissions are set to keep hackers out. Now you can’t stop all hacking all together but you can at least make it hard for them by closing down some back doors to your files.


 Supreme Center / TMD Hosting / Godaddy

File NameFolder Name File PathFolder Path RecommendedPermissions CurrentPermissions
.htaccess ../.htaccess 404 .0.
wp-config.php ../wp-config.php 400 400.
index.php ../index.php 400 400.
wp-blog-header.php ../wp-blog-header.php 400 400.
root folder ../ 705 705.
wp-admin/ ../wp-admin 705 705.
wp-includes/ ../wp-includes 705 705.
wp-content/ ../wp-content 705 705.
       

ZYON

File NameFolder Name File PathFolder Path RecommendedPermissions CurrentPermissions
.htaccess ../.htaccess 644 644.
wp-config.php ../wp-config.php 644 644.
index.php ../index.php 644 644.
wp-blog-header.php ../wp-blog-header.php 644 644.
root folder ../ 755 755.
wp-admin/ ../wp-admin 755 755.
wp-includes/ ../wp-includes 755 755.
wp-content/ ../wp-content 755 755.

 

 Posted on : September 1, 2012