Securing a WordPress website with security plugins is critical. Security plugins protect WordPress site from brute-force attack, malicious attacks, hacking, and spams. Security plugins offer Firewall Security, blocking, live traffic, Login Security, Database Security & Backup.
Wordfence Security plugin
Wordfence provides the best protection available for your website. Powered by the continually updated Threat Defense Feed. Wordfence Scan leverages the same proprietary feed, alerting you quickly in the event your site is compromised. Our Live Traffic view gives you real-time visibility into traffic and hacks attempts on your website.
BulletProof Security uses a one-click setup method vs. breaking up options and settings into multiple separate different choices and settings. One-click is literal if you are setting up BulletProof Security using the Setup Wizard. BPS is setup completely, and all security features are turned on when you click the Setup Wizard button
All in One WP Security & Firewall
WordPress itself is a very secure platform. However, it helps to add some extra security and firewall to your site by enforcing a lot of good security practices.
iThemes Security plugin
iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) gives you over 30+ ways to secure and protect your WordPress site. WordPress sites can be an easy target for attacks because of plugin vulnerabilities, weak passwords, and obsolete software.
Sucuri Security plugin
Sucuri Inc is a globally recognized authority in all matters related to website security. The Sucuri Security WordPress Security plugin is free to all WordPress users. It is a security suite meant to complement your existing security posture.
I hope this list would be helpful, which security plugin do you use to protect your website?