Last Updated on 06/21/2022 by OTC
The wp-config file is a powerful core WordPress file that is vital for running your website. It contains important configuration settings for WordPress, including details on where to find the database, login credentials, name and host. This config file is also used to define advanced options for database elements, security keys, and developer options.
In this post, we’ll outline some important website hardening recommendations for your wp-config file and explain exactly how to safely update it to avoid sensitive data exposure.