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You can check your WordPress site security with the Look-See Security Scanner plugin. The WordPress Look-See Security Scanner plugin allows your WordPress website to be scanned for any vulnerabilities within the files and server configuration. This article will explain how to install the Look-See Security Scanner plugin and how to scan your WordPress site.

Steps to set up the Look-See Security plugin

  1. Log into the WordPress Dashboard.
  2. Go to the Plugins, click Add New. Search the Look-See Security Scanner.
  3. Install Look See Security Scanner WordPressClick Install Now.
  4. Activate Look See Security Scanner WordPressClick Activate Plugin.
  5. Select the tools Look See Security Scanner WordPressSelect Look-See Security Scanner in the tools section.
  6. Install the plugin Look See Security Scanner WordPressTo get the scanner working, you will need to click Install Now.

    Successful install Look See Security Scanner WordPressNow you will see a confirmation that the Look-See scanner was installed.

  7. Scan your WordPRess site Look See Security Scanner WordPressNow you will see the Look-See Security Scanner Dashboard. In the Dashboard, Click Scan Now.
  8. Results for the scan Look See Security Scanner WordPressYou will be presented with a File System scan that will show you where your WordPress my be compromised.

    Analysis for the scan Look See Security Scanner WordPressThe Configuration analysis shows where your WordPress server configuration such as database prefix, sessions, inactive themes, and other security issues are found.

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