WordPress Secured File and Directory Permissions
WordPress Secured File and Directory Permissions which will help you to keep your files away from the Hackers view. It’s one of a added security too.
WordPress directory permissions are much more important to secure your files from the hackers. Especially, the Default and config files and common directories. Here I am going to share some preventive file and directory permissions to secure your WordPress files. Let’s start with root directory, Your root directory of the WordPress(WP ) file system requires 0755 or 0705. The following list can help you to understand easily.
Path More Recommended Security root directory 0705 0755 wp-includes/ 0705 0755 .htaccess 0604 0644 wp-admin/index.php 0604 0644 wp-admin/js/ 0705 0755 wp-content/themes/ 0705 0755 wp-content/plugins/ 0705 0755 wp-admin/ 0705 0755 wp-content/ 0705 0755 wp-config.php 0644 0644
The most secured Directory permissions for files is 0604. Because it wont allow the group permissions and also the prevent the execute permissions. The following image shows the file permissions.
Likewise you can set the directory permissions. We have to secure the files which are listed above.