Strengthen the access control - One can avoid unauthorized access by strengthening the access control and limiting the number of login attempts in a span of time. The username and password must be difficult for the hackers to guess. Do not keep it simple and predictable.
Add Captcha to online forms - Adding captcha brings in additional cyber security and protects a website from Denial Of Service (DDos) attack by preventing the hacker affect the website traffic. In effect, this can protect the website from uploading fake data.
Disable Autofill - Always keep the auto fill feature disabled. If you keep it enabled, you are inviting the trouble yourself.
Hide Admin Pages - Your admin page shouldn't be easily available i.e. it should not have direct access. Ensure that your admin page does not appear in the search engine results.
Below are some essential things that you can do to safeguard your website right now:
. Update your software on regular basis
. Create a custom Admin Path
. File Change Monitoring
. Enforce a strong password policy
. Encrypt your login pages
. Always use a secure host
. Scan your website for vulnerabilities
. Hire a security expert