When you launch your domain to the world, you rely on the Domain Name System (DNS) to direct your users to the address for your site. However, DNS cannot guarantee that your visitors reach your content because DNS, in its basic form, lacks authentication.
Over the past few months, we have been running a pilot with Facebook to test the feasibility of securing the connection between 188.8.131.52 and Facebook’s authoritative name servers.
DNS records are hard. Many people, even the technically competent, don’t bother to learn more than the basics. Let Cloudflare Apps manage them for you.
On April 1st, 2018, we announced 184.108.40.206, the fastest public DNS resolver in the world 🚀🚀🚀. Today, we are launching the 220.127.116.11 mobile app to make it incredibly easy to use 18.104.22.168 on your phone.
A couple of weeks ago we announced support for the encrypted Server Name Indication (SNI) TLS extension (ESNI for short). As promised, our friends at Mozilla landed support for ESNI in Firefox Nightl.