There are millions of sites on Google that provide extensive information on ensuring WordPress security. However, as statistics of vulnerabilities and attacks rise, we need to simultaneously ramp up our efforts.
Security risks go beyond simple exploitation of weak usernames and passwords and a WordPress penetration testing procedure is just the solution.
Penetration testing is a repeatedly approved security measure applied frequently to detect security vulnerabilities within the system. Donning the role of a hacker, your chosen testing team is now looking at your WordPress site from this perspective. Since there is a lot of important information involved, penetration testing can be a sensitive process and should be handled carefully.