cPanel is a control panel which is used for web hosting. It has an interface which is graphical. WHM account’s security questions can be updated and managed by using the interface-Security Questions. The user can log in to WHM accounts without security questions by adding verified IP addresses. The security questions for other WHM, cPanel or Webmail accounts on the server do not change as a result of the changes in the interface. “The Limit logins to verified IP” addresses setting in WHM’s Configure Security Policies interface (WHM – Home -Security Center >-Configure Security Policies) must be enabled, if the user wants to answer security questions. The user can also configure his own security questions by using this option.
The IP address is automatically added by WHM to the list of verified IP addresses if the user wants to log in from an unverified IP address and successfully answer the security questions.
The following steps must be performed if the user wishes to edit the security questions:
The following steps must be performed to add or remove a recognized IP address:
By using an asterisk (*) in the last octet any IP address in the specified IP address may block to skip security questions at login.
Security questions are an important feature of cPanel as it helps to update and manage the WHM account’s security questions and this article shows how to edit security questions and answers and add or remove IP addresses.