CloudFlare Heading to Parallels Summit 2013

CloudFlare is heading to Parallels Summit in Las Vegas on Monday, February 4th to Wednesday, February 6th. We look forward to meeting and reconnecting with service providers and providing complimentary limo rides between the airport and the Caesars Palace hotel. We recently launched a partnership with Parallels. Any Parallels service provider can increase revenue, while More Info »

App: GamaSec Web Application Security and Vulnerability Scanning

We enjoy working with companies who share a focus on website security. When GamaSec, an online web vulnerability-assessment service, inquired about ways to integrate, we were excited to make their scanning service available as a CloudFlare app, where any CloudFlare customer can easily turn on GamaSec. GamaSec’s cloud-based security scan serves as an early-warning system More Info »

Pushing Nginx to its limit with Lua

At CloudFlare, Nginx is at the core of what we do. It is part of the underlying foundation of our reverse proxy service. In addition to the built-in Nginx functionalities, we use an array of custom C modules that are specific to our infrastructure including load balancing, monitoring, and caching. Recently, we’ve been adding more More Info »

CloudFlare and Parallels to Bring Website Performance and Security to Millions of SMBs

In early October we quietly announced our partnership with Parallels, a global leader in hosting, cloud services enablement and desktop virtualization. Parallels makes it easier for service providers, like webhosts, to grow their business with service delivery software and a robust partner ecosystem. Today, we are officially launching our partnership with Parallels. If you are More Info »

Choosing a Two-Factor Authentication System

We’ve been thinking about how to best implement two-factor authentication to better protect our customers’ accounts for quite some time now. When, about 6 months ago, my account was targeted by hackers the importance of a good account security became clear. However, as my hacking case illustrates, two-factor authentication alone is not a complete answer. More Info »

Two-factor Authentication Now Available

With web performance and security being the core of CloudFlare, we are always looking for ways to improve not just our customers’ website security, but their account security as well. Therefore, we are excited to now offer two-factor authentication for all CloudFlare accounts. With two-factor authentication, our customers’ accounts get an added layer of login More Info »