Go to the below path.

cd /usr/local/src

Download the below file.


Extract that file.

tar -xzf cmc.tgz

Go into that folder.

cd cmc

Run the file using the below command.


Once done, then access the mod security using WHM.


How to uninstall mod security plugin from shell ?


Run the below commands to uninstall mod security plugin from cPanel server.

rm -fv /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/addon_cmc.cgi

rm -fv /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/cmcversion.txt

rm -Rfv /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/cmc/



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