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Regina Smola
Works at WP Security Lock
Lives in Near Rockford, Illinois
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WordPress Security Expert, Speaker, Authora, and Coach
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  • WP Security Lock
    Owner/CEO, 2010 - present
  • Regina Smola Consulting
    Owner/CEO, 2003 - 2009
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Sought-after WordPress Security Expert, Speaker, Author and owner of WPSecurityLock.com.
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Regina Smola, “the hacker attacker,” is the web’s leading security and server specialist.” Clients who work with Regina know their WordPress website is safer, leaving them to work on their business, add value for their customers and clients, and make more money.

Known for compassion and directness, Regina has advised and assisted thousands of WordPress users in tightening security on their websites. Whether working one-on-one with clients, as a team facilitator or an inspiring speaker, Regina’s commitment to website owners about the dangers and behaviors of malicious hackers is second to none.

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Near Rockford, Illinois
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815-200-9775
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WPSecurityLock P.O. Box 212 Davis Junction, IL 61020-0212

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Do you use any mobile security apps? Here are the ones we use and recommend https://wpsecuritylock.com/best-mobile-security-apps/ #Internetsecurity #onlinesecurity #mynams #WordPress #business  
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David's famous last words... Watch what happens, this is really cool ;) So funny.
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I heard that the NFL is looking to draft +Paul B Taubman...LOL!!! So funny, I just cannot get enough!!! 
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Have you ever been to any WordCamps? Comment here with your experience: https://wpsecuritylock.com/wordcamps/ #WordCamp #WordPress #blogging  
Want to learn more about WordPress? Check out your local WordCamps. The best 1-3 days of learning, networking, and engagement you will find for under $60.
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Here are some simple website steps for you #WordPress #blogging #business #mynams  
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Today is Data Privacy Day. Keep yourself & your Clients safe! Always remember: Personal information is like money – Value it. Protect it. +National Cyber Security Alliance #DPD15 #OnlineSafety  
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and make those passwords complex!
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Are you keeping your data safe when you're on the go (hotels, coffee shops, etc.)? If not, you should start ASAP. Here is our review for one we recently tried. Highly recommended +Private Internet Access #security #business #mynams  
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excellent reminder!  Thank you.
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Reasons NOT to use public WiFi. Be sure to grab an affordable VPN to keep you safe: http://wpsecuritylock.com/vpn (my aff link) #mynams #WordPress #travel #InternetSecurity  
Find public WiFi security tips and why you should avoid free public WiFi at all costs. Learn how to protect your information too.
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Are you using trackbacks on your #WordPress blog? If so, be cautious.

https://wpsecuritylock.com/using-trackbacks/

#WordPressSecurity #wordpresstips  
If you have trackbacks enabled, it would be in your best interest to totally remove them. In a nutshell using the script that runs trackbacks poses an ongoing security risk.
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How will you celebrate Data Privacy Day? #DPD15
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Will you be joining us at the next NAMS Atlanta business workshop? Comment and let us know so we can meet up #mynams #WordPress #business #Atlanta #Georgia  
At this Atlanta business workshop you'll learn how to grow a successful Internet business, make wonderful connections, JV partnerships and new friends.
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