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How to fix ” An appropriate representation of the requested resource could not be found on this server. This error was generated by Mod_Security.” error?

Mod_security is an apache module that helps to protect your website from various attacks. It is used to block commonly known exploits by use of regular expressions and rule sets and is enabled on all HostOnNet servers by default.

If you are facing this error then you need to disable it from c panel

  • Login to cPanel, under the Security section, click on ModSecurity like below the screenshot.
modsecurity
  • On the next page, you can see the list of domains and on/off status. ModSecurity will be ON by default for all your sites. Click on OFF button to disable ModSecurity
modsecurity-domain

That’s it for this tutorial!

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Updated on October 9, 2019

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