Posts by Nick Sullivan

Introducing Zero Round Trip Time Resumption (0-RTT)

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Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a faster and more secure Internet. Over the last several years, the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) has been working on a new version of TLS, the protocol that powers the secure web. Last September, Cloudflare was the first service provider to enable

Cloudflare Crypto Meetup #5: February 28, 2017

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Come join us on Cloudflare HQ in San Francisco on Tuesday, Febrary 28, 2017 for another cryptography meetup. We again had a great time at the last one, we decided to host another. It's becoming a pattern. We’ll start the evening at 6:00p.m. with time for networking,

Cloudflare Crypto Meetup #4: November 22

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Come join us on Cloudflare HQ in San Francisco on Tuesday, November 22 for another cryptography meetup. We had such a great time at the last one, we decided to host another. We’ll start the evening at 6:00p.m. with time for networking, followed up with short talks

Opportunistic Encryption: Bringing HTTP/2 to the unencrypted web

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Encrypting the web is not an easy task. Various complexities prevent websites from migrating from HTTP to HTTPS, including mixed content, which can prevent sites from functioning with HTTPS. Opportunistic Encryption provides an additional level of security to websites that have not yet moved to HTTPS and the performance benefits

Introducing TLS 1.3

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CloudFlare is turbocharging the encrypted internet The encrypted Internet is about to become a whole lot snappier. When it comes to browsing, we’ve been driving around in a beat-up car from the 90s for a while. Little does anyone know, we’re all about to trade in our station