This in-depth training series taught by iThemes Security plugin developer Chris Wiegman covers everything you need to know about getting your WordPress site secured with iThemes Security.
Getting Started with iThemes Security Part 1
In this tutorial, we cover how to install and activate the iThemes Security plugin plus a walk-through of the plugin navigation menu in the WordPress dashboard. We also cover important first steps and settings.
Part 2: Global Settings
This tutorial covers each iThemes Security global setting in more detail.
Part 3: 404 Detection
This tutorial covers the 404 Detection feature included in iThemes Security. Chris walks through understanding this feature, how to configure it properly to avoid unwanted lockouts and how to use 404 logs. He also covers how to temporarily whitelist your own IP while testing or making changes to your site.
Part 4: Away Mode
In this tutorial, Chris covers how to use the iThemes Security Away Mode feature. He also covers how to use iThemes Sync to enable and disable Away mode remotely.