Encrypt Your WordPress Blog Login Credentials For More Security

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Encryption of data is the most common way of securing any transaction over internet and where encryption comes there comes the word SSL or HTTPS protocol. The data sent over https protocols are always encrypted and can not be read by any one else even by tracking the network. So most of the website’s login procedure happens over HTTPS protocol.

So by now you know that to encrypt your wordpress blog login crednetials you need to use a SSL certificate and configure your server to work over HTTPS. But what if your hosting plan does not support for and SSL connetion or you are unable to purchase an SSL certificate? Will you not be able to setup an encryption mechanism for your wordpress login?

Do not worry there is a solution to encrypt your wordpress blog login credentials without SSL or HTTPS protocol. There is a plugin called Semisecure Login Reimagined which encrypts your login credentials while logging in.


How does Semisecure Login Reimagined work?

semisecure loginSemisecure Login Reimagined increases the security of the login process by using a combination of public and secret-key encryption to encrypt the password on the client-side when a user logs in. For this plugin to work you need to have JavaScript enabled at the client side. This plugin is very useful where you do not have SSL support and you want a more security layer for the login process.


How to use Semisecure Login Reimagined?

Installation and use of this plugin is extremely easy you just need to download, install and enable it. After installing it go to the settings page of this plugin and Generate the key pair. You can also make the changes to the miscellaneoue settings of Semisecure Login. 

Once this plugin is installed and enabled your login process will be encrypted even if you do not use SSL or HTTPS.


+Ayodhyanath Guru holds a B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering and has worked with various prestigious clients in the IT industry and presently working as a Software Engineer. He is a part time blogger and presently authors the Jafaloo.Com blog. Being a tech enthusiast Guru likes to surf the web and blogs about interesting technical topics like How-To guides, freewares, Tutorials, Software, Gadgets, web applications etc. Apart from blogging he likes coding in Java/J2EE and PHP.

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