Joomla is one of the most popular content management. Here are some extensions you need to consider for your joomla security related issue.
JoomlaCloner is a backup and restore component designed for Joomla! User can clone their Joomla installation and move it to another location for backup.
This extension provide 5 families of highly configurable captchas. It will protect you against most spammers attempt. By using this extension, every user require to type in the captcha image for the registration for or any other form.
JUGA – Joomla User Group Access
JUGA is Joomla component that allows you to set what is available to which users on both your Front-end And Administrator Control Panel. With JUGA, you can assign users to multiple groups. In fact, you can create an infinite number of new groups, so you could assign a single user to a unique group, thereby achieving customized individual access rights for each user.
Core Design Login Module
Core Design Login module for Joomla! 1.5 based on Highslide JS. This module displays a Username and Password login form. It also displays a link to retrieve a forgotten password. If user registration is enabled, (refer to the Configuration settings), then another link will be shown to invite users to self-register.
Joomla has one drawback, any web user can easily know the site is created in Joomla! by typing the URL to access the administration area (i.e. www.site name.com/administration). This makes hackers hack the site easily once they crack id and password for Joomla!. Information: jSecure Authentication module prevents access to administration (back end) login page without appropriate access key.
Control your modules by date, time, recurring time, GeoIP (country of viewer), browser type and language, user name, group, page within other component (e.g. Virtuemart), on-page text, by article keywords, individual article, section/category, etc.
Joomla! Authentication Tools
A variety of useful items (mambots/plugins and components) primarily for LDAP, tested in a Novell eDirectory environment. It contains: LDAP User Synchronization, LDAP User Authentication, LDAP Single Sign On. These tools are available for both Joomla! 1.0 and Joomla! 1.5
Try out and compare it with others ACL like Simple ACL, JUGA, JACLPlus!
This plugin will save you LOTS of time! It sends a backup every X hours/every X days of your Joomla database in a zip file to one or multiple emails. The best and easiest automatic backup method for Joomla 1.5! Doesn’t need server tools like cron or scheduled tasks.
SignalLogin is a Module, that is built to provide a more versatile way to show your Login-Forms. Along with various configurable Options, you can fully customize it’s looks and switch between horizontal (i.E. Mini-Login-Bar at the top of your Page) or vertical (i.E. full Module in Sidecolumn).