Is it really possible to download my premium WordPress plugins or themes without having my FTP Details?
Yes it is!
What will you do ?
Well… I’ll just Google it!
I’m not kidding, you can almost get everything from Google if you know how to do it properly.
Let the Hacking begin….
Today I’m gonna show you how someone can download your premium wordpress plugins and theme in few minutes.
To do it just Google the following phase.
wp-content/uploads : ThemeOrPluginName.zip
Just go to any website and download it for FREE!
Lemme explain you with simple example suppose if you want to download Genesis framework. Just go to Google.com and search using the following phase in Google
wp-content/uploads : genesis.zip
Click on any result and Download it.
Do you recommend this trick ?
Of course I won’t. It’s not a good practice. The main purpose of this article is to show how others can steal your premium plugins and themes and how to prevent it.
How to prevent someone from stealing my plugins & themes ?
You might have paid so many $$$ for using some premium plugins and themes but you know someone can get it from your blog for FREE! I know you’ll have some strange feeling that’s why today I’m gonna show you how to kick someone who tries to steal try to steal you plugins.
You can pretty easily do it less than 5 minutes. Just do the following steps
- Create an empty file called “index.php” on the following directories
- Block search engines from indexing it by adding the following lines on your robots.txt (It’ll be on the root directory of your blog)
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