Please whitelist cPanel in your adblocker so that you’re able to see our version release promotions, thanks!

The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Change WHM password from root

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Jags2ooo, Apr 24, 2008.

  1. Jags2ooo

    Jags2ooo Registered

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2008
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    I currently Can't access my WHM panel.


    Is it possible to change my whm password from root access (SSH)?

    I tried changing my root password via passwd command but that didn't change WHM's.
     
  2. Jags2ooo

    Jags2ooo Registered

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2008
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    i got it, guess i had someone trying to hax0r me turned off /usr/local/cpanel/etc/init/stopcphulkd and was able to log in.
     
  3. Infopro

    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2003
    Messages:
    15,766
    Likes Received:
    313
    Trophy Points:
    433
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Twitter:
    Just a thought, if he was able to login and shut something down, do you really think thats all he did?
     
Loading...

Share This Page