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If i disable the root access ,can i still login on the WHM through root Log

Discussion in 'Security' started by yasir.iqbal12, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. yasir.iqbal12

    yasir.iqbal12 Member

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    Dear All,
    I am going to disabled the root access on my cpanel server. Will it effect the WHM/Cpanel access. I mean can i still login on the cpanel server through my root login. please clarify.
     
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    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    Re: If i disable the root access ,can i still login on the WHM through root

    Hello :)

    If you disable root access to SSH, you will still be able to access Web Host Manager using the "root" username.

    Thank you.
     
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    Re: If i disable the root access ,can i still login on the WHM through root

    The topic is quite old. Does this still apply in WHM version 11.34? Thanks.
     
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    quietFinn Well-Known Member

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    Re: If i disable the root access ,can i still login on the WHM through root

    Yes it does.
     
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    thanks quietFinn :)
     
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