CMSimple Compared to Wordpress

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Brineke
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CMSimple Compared to Wordpress

Post by Brineke » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:28 am

Just wanted to ask how the security is with this system, given that there is not a database protected by phpmyadmin. I've had wordpress websites hacked. Clients complain about it, and I just wanted to know if that same thing can happen with CMSimple.

Would be great to know, because CMSimple would be so much easier to backup and restore.

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Re: CMSimple Compared to Wordpress

Post by Tata » Wed Mar 13, 2013 7:48 am

AFAIK there is no system around the world that can't be hacked. Even the most advanced governmental systems, baksystems, FBI, CIA have been hacked already a couple of times. There is no 100% hackproof system. Very often it is a question of the user's approach (power of password, changes of password, server side security serttings, files permissions etc.). Sites based on CMSimple have been hacked recently as well. Choise of a CMS depending on security level is then maybe not the most deciding point. More than this is to decide conparing the enduser's comfort, support, simplicity etc.
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