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can a hacker guess folder name ??

Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:53 pm

Hi, i have a folder with the name: host_2 and in my logs i found that someone could get the name of my folder and got access to my wordpress website from there with the "GET" methode..so how did he do that ?? and can he access my data base and everything (becuase i didn't make wordpress secure)

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Re: can a hacker guess folder name ??

Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:14 pm

You've answered your own question. You must ensure that WordPress files are not open to the Web unless they need to be.

https://codex.wordpress.org/Hardening_WordPress
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