Suppose one of your email accounts that have several important mails in it, is compromised. You don’t want to delete the email account as you have never taken any backup, and also don’t want to lose the information that the email contains. Don’t worry Luckily, you can suspend any of your email accounts instead of deleting them. With the help of this method, you can stop spamming, prevent other email users from spamming, and prevent your mail server from being blacklisted or flagged for spamming. Other than this, you can navigate to our previous article if you want to suspend/unsuspend cPanel accounts from WHM or SSH.
This tutorial could be helpful to perform a quick action against the spammers. You can directly suspend email accounts from cPanel in case of any vulnerability or spamming. Once the problem is solved, you can simply remove the suspension.
This is how you can easily suspend/unsuspend an email account from cPanel itself. Other than this, you’ll see several more options that you can use in other to diagnose the issue. For example, if you believe the email account is compromised, you can immediately change the password of that specific email account. You can also limit the Mail Quota to prevent spamming, and you can also permanently delete the email account.