September 25, 2015 5:01PM
Mobile Ad Networks as DDoS Vectors: A Case Study
Speed & Reliability
CloudFlare servers are constantly being targeted by DDoS'es. We see everything from attempted DNS reflection attacks to L7 HTTP floods involving large botnets....
August 05, 2015 3:13AM
Up and to the Right: Forrester Research Ranks CloudFlare as a “Leader” for DDoS Services Providers
Forrester Research, Inc. has released The Forrester Wave™: DDoS Services Providers, Q3 2015 report which ranks CloudFlare as a leader. How do you get placed “up and to the right”?...
May 21, 2015 11:10PM
We’ve had the good fortune to share many great experiences with the Acquia team over the last few years. From breaking bread with founder and CTO Dries Buytaert at SXSW, to staying up late with their incredible team onboarding a joint customer under a DDoS attack....
April 30, 2015 1:02PM
CloudFlare protects millions of websites from online threats. One of the oldest and most pervasive attacks launched against websites is the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack....
April 24, 2015 1:17AM
Of Phishing Attacks and WordPress 0days
Proxying around 5% of the Internet’s requests gives us an interesting vantage point from which to observe malicious behavior. However, it also makes us a target....
April 09, 2015 6:32PM
Scaling out PostgreSQL for CloudFlare Analytics using CitusDB
When I joined CloudFlare about 18 months ago, we had just started to build out our new Data Platform. At that point, the log processing and analytics pipeline built in the early days of the company had reached its limits....