End-to-End Integrity with IPFS

This post describes how to use Cloudflare’s IPFS gateway to set up a website which is end-to-end secure, while maintaining the performance and reliability benefits of being served from Cloudflare’s edge network. If you’d rather read an introduction to the concepts behind IPFS first, you…

Cloudflare goes InterPlanetary – Introducing Cloudflare’s IPFS Gateway

Today we’re excited to introduce Cloudflare’s IPFS Gateway, an easy way to access content from the the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) that doesn’t require installing and running any special software on your computer. We hope that our gateway, hosted at cloudflare-ipfs.com, will serve as the…

Norfolk and Richmond, Virginia: Cloudflare’s 152nd and 153rd cities

Virginia has a very important place in Internet history, as well as the history of Cloudflare’s network. Northern Virginia, in the area around Ashburn VA, has for a long time been core to Internet infrastructure. In the early 1990’s, MAE-East (Metropolitan-Area-Exchange East) , an Internet…

Too Old To Rocket Load, Too Young To Die

Rocket Loader is in the news again. One of Cloudflare’s earliest web performance products has been re-engineered for contemporary browsers and Web standards. No longer a beta product, Rocket Loader controls the load and execution of your page JavaScript, ensuring useful and meaningful page content…

Dogfooding Cloudflare Workers

We deployed workers to www.cloudflare.com and api.cloudflare.com On the WWW team, we’re responsible for Cloudflare’s REST APIs, account management services and the dashboard experience. We take security and PCI compliance seriously, which means we move quickly to stay up to date with regulations and relevant…

Sharing more Details, not more Data: Our new Privacy Policy and Data Protection Plans

After an exhilarating first month as Cloudflare’s first Data Protection Officer, I’m excited to announce that today we are launching a new Privacy Policy. Our new policy explains the kind of information we collect, from whom we collect it, and how we use it in…

Keeping Drupal sites safe with Cloudflare’s WAF

Cloudflare’s team of security analysts monitor for upcoming threats and vulnerabilities and where possible put protection in place for upcoming threats before they compromise our customers. This post examines how we protected people against a new major vulnerability in the Drupal CMS, nicknamed Drupalgeddon 2….

Introducing Spectrum: Extending Cloudflare To 65,533 More Ports

Today we are introducing Spectrum, which brings Cloudflare’s security and acceleration to the whole spectrum of TCP ports and protocols for our Enterprise customers. It’s DDoS protection for any box, container or VM that connects to the internet; whether it runs email, file transfer or…

Announcing 1.1.1.1: the fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service

Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet. We’re excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 1.1.1.1 — the Internet’s fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service. This post will talk a little about what that is and a lot…

Introducing DNS Resolver, 1.1.1.1 (not a joke)

Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet and today we are releasing our DNS resolver, 1.1.1.1 – a recursive DNS service. With this offering, we’re fixing the foundation of the Internet by building a faster, more secure and privacy-centric public DNS resolver. The…