Those who are hosted on Hostgator and using Timthumb.php in order to show thumbnail must have noticed that thumbnail is not appearing on their blog. The issue is with Hostgator has updated some of it’s mod_security module and due to this timthumb.php will stop working.
This will cause your images will be shown as broken on blog. The solution to this problem is :
- Go to Hostgator.com
- Click on Chat
- Select Technical support
- Verify yourself and ask CC to white list Tim thumb.php for your domain
This will solve the issue. This is a quick post for all those who have been facing issues with broken thumbnail on their WordPress blog hosted on Hostgator.
If you are new to Hostgator, I would suggest reading following tutorials: