If your get an error like this:
You don’t have permission to access /admin.php on this server.
Additionally, a 403 Forbidden error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.[i]
There are 2 typical causes:
- If you get this issue all the time, it is most probably an issue with the Directory And File Permissions on your server. In the example above, check the unix file permission of
- If you get this issue only when trying to perform some specific actions, it is most probably a mod_security issue.