Automatic protection for common web platforms

Published on by John Graham-Cumming.

If you are a CloudFlare Pro or above customer you enjoy the protection of the CloudFlare WAF. If you use one of the common web platforms, such as WordPress, Drupal, Plone, WHMCS, or Joomla, then it's worth checking if the relevant CloudFlare WAF ruleset is enabled. That's because CloudFlare pushes

WordPress Pingback Attacks and our WAF

Published on by Simon Moore.

At CloudFlare a lot of our customers use WordPress, that's why we have our own plugin, we hang out at WordCamp and we wrote a WordPress specific ruleset for our Web Application Firewall. WordPress' ubiquity on the web can make it an ideal target for Layer 7