What if, one morning you woke up an you found out that you were locked out of your own business website by criminals? I think we can all understand how awful that would be if this happened. This happens to approximately one business every 40 seconds.

Of course, not every ransomware attempt is successful, but those that do can cost the company about $133,00. This is a price that most companies and clients can’t afford.

On the plus side, ransomware attacks are down slightly. But even with this silver lining, this doesn’t mean that your WordPress website is necessarily safe from electronic kidnapping attempts.

If you’re curious how to help safeguard your website from Marketing Land has five tips that will help ensure security is at the forefront every day for your website.

[Check out the five tips here at Marketing Land]