Disable mod_security via cPanel Modsec Manager

You might be getting a 406 Not Acceptable Error Messages from having mod_security enabled, so in some cases you might want to disable it to avoid this.

Below are the steps to follow to disable mod_security for one of your domains.

  1. Login to cPanel
  2. Under the Security section, click on Modsec Manager.
  3. mod_security will be on by default for all your sites, shown by a checkmark beside them.
  4. click "Off" beside the domain you wish to turn mod_security off for.
  5. You should now see that mod_security was disabled for the domain you selected.
  6. If you want all the domains to disable mod_security, click the "disable" button to disable mod_security for all domains.
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