Courage to change things

Published on July 11, 2014 03:00PM by John Graham-Cumming.

This was an internal email that I sent to the CloudFlare team about how we are not afraid to throw away old code. We thought it was worth sharing with a wider audience.

Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:24:21 +0100
Subject: Courage to change things
From: John Graham-Cumming ...

CloudFlare Joins Three More Peering Exchanges in Australia

Published on July 11, 2014 10:00AM by Tim Hoffman.

In the coming weeks, connectivity to CloudFlare in Australia is going to a new level. As part of CloudFlare’s ongoing upgrades program, we established connections to three new Internet exchanges: the Megaport Internet exchanges in Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne. These connections doubled the number of Australian Internet exchanges we ...

Introducing CFSSL - CloudFlare's PKI toolkit

Published on July 10, 2014 06:00AM by Nick Sullivan.

Today we’re proud to introduce CFSSL—our open source toolkit for everything TLS/SSL. CFSSL is used internally by CloudFlare for bundling TLS/SSL certificates chains, and for our internal Certificate Authority infrastructure. We use this tool for all our TLS certificates.

Creating a certificate bundle is a common ...

Q&A with Ryan Lackey

Published on June 18, 2014 06:00PM by Andrew A. Schafer.

Lackey being hoisted onto Sealand in the North Sea circa 2000

How did you get into computer security?

I started using the Internet when I was young—in the early 1990s, before I was a teenager. I was drawn to security for two main reasons: First, I was interested in ...