November 13, 2017 4:09PM
Thwarting the Tactics of the Equifax Attackers
We are now 3 months on from one of the biggest, most significant data breaches in history, but has it redefined people's awareness on security?...
May 17, 2016 1:07PM
The Sleepy User Agent
From time to time a customer writes in and asks about certain requests that have been blocked by the CloudFlare WAF. Recently, a customer couldn’t understand why it appeared that some simple GET requests for their homepage were listed as blocked in WAF analytics....
April 09, 2015 5:32PM
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....
October 16, 2014 9:05AM
Drupal 7 SA-CORE-2014-005 SQL Injection Protection
Yesterday the Drupal Security Team released a critical security patch for Drupal 7 that fixes a very serious SQL injection vulnerability....
July 08, 2013 6:00AM
Integrating Kyoto Tycoon With PostgreSQL
Speed & Reliability
CloudFlare has Points of Presence (PoPs) in 23 datacenters around the world and plans to expand to many more soon. It also has a single portal, CloudFlare.com, where website owners interact with the system....
April 22, 2011 7:49PM
Ian Pye Presents SortaSQL @ the CloudFlare Loft
Last night CloudFlare hosted a Hybrid DB meetup where Ian Pye, our lead Analytics Engineer, presented on the data infrastructure at CloudFlare. He discussed how CloudFlare looked at several NoSQL and SQL solutions and ended up with a hybrid model, SortaSQL....