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Cloudflare loses appeal against piracy-blocking order in Italian court

November 11, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Both the movie and the music industry are fighting hard against piracy lately. However, while in the past ISPs and the best VPN providers were their main target, DNS services have now been dragged into court on copyright infringement grounds. […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare was the target of a sophisticated phishing attack. Here’s why it didn’t work

August 10, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Cloudflare has detailed what it describes as a “targeted phishing attack” against its staff that was prevented from doing damage because all employees are required to use multi-factor authentication (MFA) in the form of physical security keys in order to […]


Global Cloud

How Cloudflare emerged to take on AWS, Azure, and GCP

August 1, 2022

Via: Info World

Cloudflare is in the midst of a significant transformation, as it continues to build out the tools developers need to run their applications across a global network of edge locations. Recent moves put the 18-year-old internet security and performance company […]


Global Cloud

Microsoft readies a built-in VPN for Edge powered by Cloudflare

April 28, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is looking to give its Edge browser an extra security boost with a coming feature called “Edge Secure Network.” The coming VPN service will be powered by Cloudflare, as noted in a recently discovered Microsoft Support page about the […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare to offer all customers a significant security boost

March 14, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Cloudflare has announced a raft of new security tools for all its customers as it unveils a major safety push. The company says that email continues being “one of the biggest security threats” for organizations, with various security tools being […]


Global Cloud

Cloudflare doesn’t have to cut off copyright-infringing websites, judge rules

October 7, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Cloudflare is not liable for the copyright infringement of websites that use its content-delivery and security services, a federal judge ruled yesterday. Cloudflare was sued in November 2018 by Mon Cheri Bridals and Maggie Sottero Designs, two wedding dress manufacturers […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare launches Page Shield to thwart Magecart card skimming attacks

March 25, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Cloudflare has launched a new web security offering to prevent Magecart-style attacks. Magecart is an umbrella term used to describe JavaScript-based, card-skimming attacks. Legitimate websites and e-commerce platforms containing vulnerabilities — such as in a back-end content management system (CMS) […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare wants to be your corporate network backbone with centralized management and security

March 22, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Cloudflare has added two new major features to its Cloudflare One network-as-a-service platform. Magic WAN allows organizations to connect their branch offices, data centers, cloud assets, and remote workers to its global network and use it as their own software-defined […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare wants to make it cheaper and easier to protect against DDoS attacks

March 1, 2021

Via: TechRadar

As network-layer DDoS attacks continue to increase, more businesses are adopting DDoS protection services such as Cloudflare’s Magic Transit. Magic Transit protects organizations’ entire networks from DDoS attacks by placing Cloudflare’s network in front of theirs and this functionality can […]


Global Cloud

Cloudflare, Apple, and others back a new way to make the Internet more private

December 8, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

For more than three decades, the Internet’s most key underpinning has posed privacy and security threats to the billion-plus people who use it every day. Now, Cloudflare, Apple, and content-delivery network Fastly have introduced a novel way to fix that […]


Global Cloud

Wayback Machine and Cloudflare team up to archive more of the Web

September 18, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

The Internet Archive and Cloudflare have teamed up to archive the content of websites that use Cloudflare’s Always Online service, increasing the odds that users will be able to view a recent version of a website during outages. The partnership […]


Global Cloud

The importance of data centers during the pandemic

May 28, 2020

Via: TechRadar

During the early days of the coronavirus outbreak many wondered if the internet would end up going down due to the dramatic increase in traffic from remote working, distance learning and people keeping themselves occupied while stuck at home. In […]


Global Cloud

The Internet broke today: Facebook, Verizon, and more see major outages

July 4, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

Last week, Verizon caused a major BGP misroute that took large chunks of the Internet, including CDN company Cloudflare, partially down for a day. This week, the rest of the Internet has apparently asked Verizon to hold its beer. Cloudflare […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

IBM Cloud quarterly revenue once again increases by 20 percent

April 18, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Following a 20 percent increase in the third quarter of 2017 and a 30 percent increase in the fourth quarter, the first quarter of 2018 once again saw IBM Cloud revenue rise by 20 percent year-to-year. Cloud revenue was $17.7 […]