cPanel & WHM Version 96 Now EOL

8 Sept 2021

With Version 98 in STABLE cPanel & WHM Version 96 has reached End of Life. This version will now only be supported by cPanel when upgrading to a supported version.

In accordance with our EOL policy, Version 96 will continue to function on servers where it is already installed. The last release of cPanel & WHM Version 96 will remain on our mirrors indefinitely. However, no further updates, including fixes for known security flaws, will be provided for Version 96. Older releases of cPanel & WHM will be removed from our mirrors.

We recommend that all customers upgrade any existing installations of cPanel & WHM Version 96 to the most recent version of cPanel & WHM Version 98, which you can read about on

If your server setup complicates the process of upgrading to a supported version of cPanel & WHM (review the list of upgrade blockers), cPanel is here to help. Simply open a support ticket and our knowledgeable support team will provide recommendations, upgrade assistance, and more.

About cPanel, L.L.C.

Established in 1997 by CEO Nick Koston, cPanel provides one of the Internet infrastructure industry’s most reliable and intuitive web hosting automation software platforms. With its rich feature set and customer-first support, the fully-automated hosting platform empowers infrastructure providers and gives customers the ability to administer every facet of their website using simple point-and-click software. Based in Houston, Tx, cPanel employs over 240 team members and has customers in more than 70 countries.

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