Join us for our March WordPress Meetup on Thursday, March 21st at 7pm.
Meetup Topic: How Anyone Can Hack Your WordPress Site In Less Than 5 Minutes And What You Can Do To Prevent It
Virtual Presenter: Dre Armeda (@dremeda) CEO and Co-Founder, Sucuri Security
Ever wonder if your site, your visitors, or business is safe on the internet? This session by Dre Armeda will show a demo on how quickly your site can be hacked, and your reputation put on the line. Dre will cover various scenarios that can affect your website like Pharma Hack, SEO Poisoning, and malicious redirects. He will then aid you by providing some tips to help reduce risk now and forever. Information Security is everyone’s responsibility, and should be a consideration on any web project, beginning to end.
- Better understanding of overall risks to running a website
- Understand common website attack types
- How to better approach website security
- What to do if you or a loved one is attacked/infected
- Tools to help you get back on track
Dre is the CEO and Co-Founder of Sucuri Security. Dre is a 12 year Navy veteran with experience in multiple technical disciplines. After his Navy days, Dre held various leadership positions in the tech start-up world including companies such as Applied Watch Technologies, and Secure-i Inc. Dre is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and studied Computer Science at Capella University and National University. He also holds various other technical and military training certifications. You’ll find Dre at the ball fields with his girls in his off time. During the off season you’ll find him cruising his Harley, or chatting WordPress at a WordCamp near you.
The meetup will take place at the: Colket Translational Research Building (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia research campus).
Tickets for this event cost $5. All money collected will be used for food, giveaways, and future Meetups.