May 11, 2017 3:00PM
Project Jengo: Cloudflare's Prior Art Search Bounty
As readers of this blog likely know, especially if you read this post, Cloudflare has been sued by a dangerous new breed of patent troll, Blackbird Technologies, asserting a very old and very vague patent....
May 07, 2017 7:35PM
Anonymity and Abuse Reports
Freedom of Speech
Last Thursday, ProPublica published an article critiquing our handling of some abuse reports that we receive. Feedback from the article caused us to reevaluate how we handle abuse reports. As a result, we've decided to update our abuse reporting system....
May 03, 2017 9:02PM
Introducing the new Cloudflare Community Forum
Life @ Cloudflare
Cloudflare’s community of users is vast. With more than 6 million domains registered, our users come in all shapes and sizes and are located all over the world....
August 14, 2015 7:48PM
Dear Internet, Send Us Your Videos
CloudFlare turns 5 years old this September. It's been an amazing ride since our launch. Before we launched at TechCrunch Disrupt on September 27, 2010, we'd signed up about 1,000 beta customers. It took us nine months to get those first customers....
June 24, 2015 4:40PM
Check out these brand new videos on how to optimize CloudFlare
Someone once said that the best things in life are free and I can’t agree more. I want to draw the attention of the CloudFlare community to a great resource that helps maximize the value of our product....
June 12, 2014 1:30PM
Naming Project Galileo
Freedom of Speech
Earlier today, CloudFlare announced Project Galileo to protect free speech on the Web by using its sophisticated anti-DDoS resources....
June 12, 2014 1:00AM
Protecting Free Expression Online
Freedom of Speech
Over the last few years, we’ve witnessed a troubling trend: an increasing number of politically or artistically important sites targeted by very large denial of service attacks....
April 12, 2014 9:52AM
Certificate Revocation and Heartbleed
As you may have noticed, the CloudFlare Heartbleed Challenge has been solved. The private key for the site cloudflarechallenge.com has been obtained by several authorized attackers via the Heartbleed exploit....
April 11, 2014 7:00PM
The Results of the CloudFlare Challenge
Earlier today we announced the Heartbleed Challenge. We set up a nginx server with a vulnerable version of OpenSSL and challenged the community to steal its private key....
January 17, 2014 9:00AM
Moving beyond the DC Circuit Court Decision on the FCC’s Open Internet Order
CloudFlare is a strong supporter of a free and open Internet. We believe in both fair and free markets and effective regulation to achieve that goal. That is why we read the recent United States Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit’s opinion in Verizon v. FCC with great interest....
April 10, 2013 11:12PM
Continuing the Conversations from Parallels Summit 2013
As we wrote about before, we attended Parallels Summit in February where we hosted "Conversations with CloudFlare" - live video interviews with industry experts....
March 22, 2013 1:26AM
Leading Experts Weigh in on Industry Trends at Parallels Summit 2013
Last month we attended Parallels Summit to meet with new and existing partners, and hear from leading experts on the latest industry trends....
January 18, 2013 9:23AM
WordPress London Meetup January 2013
Speed & Reliability
Last night I gave a short presentation about how to use CloudFlare with WordPress sites to about 60 people attending the WordPress London Meetup. CloudFlare was happy to be sponsor of the event providing drinks, beers and lots and lots of pizza. The meetup was held at the Google Campus....
November 08, 2012 9:45PM
How to choose a payment platform: a CloudFlare + Braintree meetup
We are looking forward to co-hosting a meetup next week on Wednesday, November 14, with Braintree, the fastest growing payments platform for online and mobile commerce....
November 07, 2012 11:06AM
CloudFlare London Meetup
We're having a CloudFlare London Meetup tomorrow night (Thursday, November 8). Three CloudFlare employees will be there: Dane, John and Ian. Come have a beer and exchange ideas with the CloudFlare crew at the Old Coffee House on Beak St....