How to work with the ModSecurity plugin

How to work with the ModSecurity plugin

The ModSecurity feature allows you to disable and enable ModSecurity for your domains and subdomains in a few clicks.

You can check the functionality by visiting the cPanel >> ModSecurity.

For cPanel Basic Theme:

For cPanel Retro Theme:

On the next page, you will see a list of domains and subdomains that are present in your hosting account:

If you wish to disable ModSecurity, find the domain name in the list and press Off right to it:

NOTE: Disabling ModSecurity for a domain name does not affect subdomains – they will remain under the protection.

Vice versa, ModSecurity can be enabled back by pressing On button:

Once ModSecurity is disabled for the domain name, you will see the following warning:

We recommend using this option wisely – in case you suspect that the issue with your website is related to ModSecurity do not hesitate to get in touch with our Support Team first.

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Sara Elicon

Sara started her technical writing career years ago as an IT Project Manager creating both business and technical documents. With experience in composing manuals and guides, she turned her love of writing toward consumer tech and the internet. She is currently working as a writer and CEO of MoboHost.

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