In this article I am going to give you a step by step guide on how to protect Upgrade.php and elgg cron jobs in elgg 1.8
1. Security Tools is a GPL plugin for elgg 1.8 only. It is hosted at GitHub. To download it go to this page: Security Tools And then click on Download ZIP to get the plugin:
2. After downloading the plugin, upload the file to the mod folder of your elgg installation.
3. Next log into elgg as an Administrator. Go to menu “Configure -> Plugins”:
This concludes New Security Tools for Elgg