Cloudflare says it stopped the largest DDoS attack ever reported

2021-08-27 18:01:20 www.zdnet.com Cloudflare said it's system managed to stop the largest reported DDoS attack in July, explaining in a blog post that the attack was 17.2 million requests-per-second, three times larger than any previous one they recorded. Cloudflare's Omer…

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Cloudflare launches Page Shield to thwart Magecart card skimming attacks

2021-03-25 09:00:04 www.zdnet.com Cloudflare has launched a new web security offering to prevent Magecart-style attacks.  Magecart is an umbrella term used to describe JavaScript-based, card-skimming attacks. Legitimate websites and e-commerce platforms containing vulnerabilities -- such as in a back-end…

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Cloudflare introduces SD-WAN- and firewall-as-a-service offerings

2021-03-22 10:35:55 www.techrepublic.com In a bid to replace MPLS circuits and SD-WAN appliances, Cloudflare has introduced Magic WAN and Magic Firewall and partnerships with VMware, Aruba, Digital Realty, CoreSite and EdgeConneX. Image: Cloudflare Cloudflare Monday introduced Magic WAN with…

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Hackers access security cameras inside Cloudflare, jails, and hospitals

Dan Goodin 2021-03-10 00:14:35 arstechnica.com Getty Images Hackers say they broke into the network of Silicon Valley startup Verkada and gained access to live video feeds from more than 150,000 surveillance cameras the company manages for Cloudflare, Tesla, and…

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Cloudflare acquires Linc to automate web app deployment

Kyle Wiggers 2020-12-22 11:26:27 venturebeat.com Cloudflare today acquired Linc, an automation platform to help front-end developers collaborate and build apps, for an undisclosed amount. Cloudflare says this will accelerate development of its front-end JAMStack hosting platform — Cloudflare Pages…

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Apple, Cloudflare Join Forces To Encrypt DNS

Karl Bode 2020-12-11 16:38:22 www.techdirt.com from the long-overdue dept Each time you visit a website, your browser interacts with a domain name system (DNS) resolver that converts web addresses to an IP address understood by the machines along your…

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Oblivious DoH: Cloudflare supports new privacy, security-focused DNS standard

2020-12-09 05:40:00 www.zdnet.com Cloudflare, Apple, and Fastly have co-designed and proposed a new DNS standard to tackle ongoing privacy issues associated with DNS.  On Tuesday, Cloudflare's Tanya Verma and Sudheesh Singanamalla announced support for the new standard, which separates…

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Cloudflare and Internet Archive team up to make sure websites never fully go offline

2020-09-17 21:40:00 www.zdnet.com Image: Cloudflare Cloudflare and Internet Archive have joined forces to archive more of the public web, touting it would make the web more reliable. As part of this joint effort, websites that use Cloudflare's Always Online…

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How to Use Terraform with CloudFlare – CloudSavvy IT

Adam Bertram 2020-09-03 05:00:15 www.cloudsavvyit.com Terraform is a popular infrastructure as code tool, and when paired with CloudFlare, makes managing complex configurations within CloudFlare much easier. For those not familiar, Terraform uses the HCL configuration language to define an…

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Using CloudFlare SSL/TLS Configurations – CloudSavvy IT

Adam Bertram 2020-09-02 07:00:07 www.cloudsavvyit.com It is almost always necessary and advised to secure your website via an SSL certificate. Not only does this increase your site’s SEO, but it also secures your visitors trust in your site. Here…

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Cloudflare DNS outage makes websites unreachable

Laura Hautala 2020-07-17 18:24:00 www.cnet.com Customers had been locked out of internet sites Friday because of an outage with internet infrastructure big Clouflare. Angela Lang/CNET A number of web sites grew to become unavailable Friday after Cloudflare skilled outages…

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Cloudflare outage cuts off connections to Discord, DownDetector and others

2020-07-17 17:44:13 www.engadget.com Cloudflare has acknowledged there is an issue, and mentioned “a repair is being carried out.” Some have reported with the ability to entry Discord once more already, however we’re nonetheless seeing loads of error pages. Engadget…

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Cloudflare partners with JD to expand its network in China – TechCrunch

Frederic Lardinois 2020-04-28 08:00:32 feedproxy.google.com Cloudflare as we speak introduced a brand new partnership with JD Cloud & AI that can see the corporate develop its community in Chinato an extra 150 information facilities. At the moment, Cloudflare is…

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New Cloudflare tool can tell you if your ISP has deployed BGP fixes

WIRED 2020-04-19 06:15:30 arstechnica.com Tommy Lee Walker | Getty Images For more than an hour at the beginning of April, major sites like Google and Facebook sputtered for large swaths of people. The culprit wasn't a hack or a…

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Cloudflare chooses hCaptcha over Google’s reCAPTCHA

Anthony Spadafora 2020-04-09 13:00:56 www.techradar.com The internet web infrastructure company Cloudflare has announced its plans to stop using Google's reCAPTCHA service in favor of a new bot detection provider called hCaptcha.The reason for the change is due to the…

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Russian Telco Hijacked Internet Traffic of Google, AWS, Cloudflare, and Others

msmash 2020-04-07 09:00:00 rss.slashdot.org Last week, traffic meant for more than 200 of the world's largest content delivery networks (CDNs) and cloud hosting providers was suspiciously redirected through Rostelecom, Russia's state-owned telecommunications provider. From a report: The incident affected…

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