The Irrevocable SSL certificates of CloudFlare

The Irrevocable SSL certificates of CloudFlare

The difference is that uses Let’s Encrypt, which would allow me to revoke their SSL certificate for this website.Basically, it is a case of pay CloudFlare $10 per month or they get 100% control over your SSL certificate and will deny your requests to revoke.

RIAA Obtains Subpoenas Targeting 40 YouTube-Ripping Platforms & Pirate Sites

RIAA Obtains Subpoenas Targeting 40 YouTube-Ripping Platforms & Pirate Sites

Two DMCA subpoenas obtained against Cloudflare and Namecheap require the companies to hand over all information they hold on more than 40 torrent sites, streaming portals and YouTube-ripping services.

Free, Privacy-First Analytics for a Better Web

Free, Privacy-First Analytics for a Better Web

Today we’re announcing a brand new, privacy-first analytics service that’s open to everyone — even if they're not already a Cloudflare customer.Most importantly, it means we don’t need to track individual users over time for the purposes of serving analytics.

Don’t trust Cloudflare with your personal data

Don’t trust Cloudflare with your personal data

Despite promising an investigation and a response from their Data Protection Office – I’ve received no assurance that they have respected my rights.At the end of August this year – well over 12 months after I unsubscribed – I received another email from Cloudflare.

DuckDuckGo down in India: Private browser mysteriously stops working

DuckDuckGo down in India: Private browser mysteriously stops working

Such censorship may be a reason why Indian people would prefer to use DuckDuckGo, which offers greater privacy than other search engines such as Google.The DNS server 1.1.1.1 or 1.0.0.1 is used by Cloudflare to provide greater security information.

Find out if your ISP implements BGP safely

Find out if your ISP implements BGP safely

Cloudflare launched Is BGP safe yet recently that provides Internet users with a test to find out whether their Internet Service Provider (ISP) has implemented a certification system to make BGP safer to use.

Announcing the Results of the 1.1.1.1 Public DNS Resolver Privacy Examination

Announcing the Results of the 1.1.1.1 Public DNS Resolver Privacy Examination

Except for randomly sampled network packets captured from at most 0.05% of all traffic sent to Cloudflare’s network infrastructure, Cloudflare will not retain the source IP from DNS queries to the public resolver in non-volatile storage (more on that below).

Firefox enables DNS-over-HTTPS by default (with Cloudflare) for all U.S. users

Firefox enables DNS-over-HTTPS by default (with Cloudflare) for all U.S. users

However, the way Mozilla implemented DNS-over-HTTPS in the Firefox web browser also received criticism over in past few months over favoring Cloudflare and instead of trying to upgrade to an encrypted DoH server operated by the user's existing DNS provider.

Cloudflare Removes Warrant Canary: Thoughtful Post Says It Can No Longer Say It Hasn't Removed A Site Due To Political Pressure

Cloudflare Removes Warrant Canary: Thoughtful Post Says It Can No Longer Say It Hasn't Removed A Site Due To Political Pressure

Cloudflare Removes Warrant Canary: Thoughtful Post Says It Can No Longer Say It Hasn't Removed A Site Due To Political Pressure.Terminated a customer or taken down content due to political pressure* Provided any law enforcement organization a feed of our customers' content transiting our network.

Cloudflare ordered to reveal identity behind pirate site

Cloudflare ordered to reveal identity behind pirate site

TorrentFreak writes that what API is trying to protect here are its monetary interests related to unauthorized copying and sale of the industry standards that the association produces.API's DMCA application, that has now been approved, said the copyrighted standards – described as a valuable asset – are available to download without permission.

The League of Entropy Forms to Offer Acts of Public Randomness

The League of Entropy Forms to Offer Acts of Public Randomness

Cloudflare, along with a group of individual and academic partners, is forming a new coalition that will provide truly random, unpredictable numbers for a variety of applications, including election systems and lotteries.

Check if your browser uses Secure DNS, DNSSEC, TLS 1.3, and Encrypted SNI

Check if your browser uses Secure DNS, DNSSEC, TLS 1.3, and Encrypted SNI

New technologies, such as Secure DNS or Cloudflare's own encrypted Server Name Indication (SNI) are designed to address leaks caused by DNS queries. Cloudflare's Browsing Experience Security Check online tool tests the capabilities of the web browser in regards to certain privacy and security related features.

Encrypt that SNI: Firefox edition

Encrypt that SNI: Firefox edition

As promised, our friends at Mozilla landed support for ESNI in Firefox Nightly, so you can now browse Cloudflare websites without leaking the plaintext SNI TLS extension to on-path observers (ISPs, coffee-shop owners, firewalls, …).

Introducing Warp: Fixing Mobile Internet Performance and Security

Introducing Warp: Fixing Mobile Internet Performance and Security

One silver lining is that if you browse the unencrypted Internet through Warp, when it’s safe to do so, Cloudflare’s network can cache and compress content to improve performance and potentially decrease your data usage and mobile carrier bill.

Cloudflare expands its government warrant canaries

Cloudflare expands its government warrant canaries

The networking and content delivery network giant said in a blog post this week that it’s expanding the transparency reports to include more canaries. Cloudflare’s expanded canaries were included in the company’s latest transparency report, out this week.

South Korea expands internet censorship to HTTPS with first countrywide use of SNI filtering

South Korea expands internet censorship to HTTPS with first countrywide use of SNI filtering

This basic DNS filtering was defeatable by using a different DNS server or visiting the HTTPS versions of websites. Furthermore, according to Cloudflare’s Nick Sullivan, South Korea seems to be blocking encrypted SNI automatically.

Tor Is Easier Than Ever. Time to Give It a Try

Tor Is Easier Than Ever. Time to Give It a Try

Read all of WIRED’s year-end coverage Content delivery network and internet infrastructure provider Cloudflare also launched an onion service in September that makes it easier to access the most secure versions of its client sites on Tor. Through its new setup, Cloudflare helps to extend protections on user anonymity without knowing anyone's identity, even on its own service.

How to Protect Your DNS Privacy on Ubuntu 18.04 with DNS over TLS

How to Protect Your DNS Privacy on Ubuntu 18.04 with DNS over TLS

There is another open-source stub resolver called cloudflared that supports DNS over HTTPS but stubby is already in Ubuntu 18.04 repository and is very easy to use. resolution_type: GETDNS_RESOLUTION_STUB The following configuration make stubby send DNS queries encrypted with TLS.

U.S. Tech Giant Cloudflare Provides Cybersecurity For At Least 7 Terror Groups

U.S. Tech Giant Cloudflare Provides Cybersecurity For At Least 7 Terror Groups

In the United States, it’s a crime to knowingly provide tangible or intangible “ material support ” — including communications equipment — to a designated foreign terrorist organization or to provide service to an OFAC-sanctioned entity without special permission.

SuperCooKey – A SuperCookie Built Into TLS 1.2 and 1.3

SuperCooKey – A SuperCookie Built Into TLS 1.2 and 1.3

TLS 1.3 has a heavily touted feature called 0-RTT that has been paraded by CloudFlare as a huge speed benefit to users because it allows sessions to be resumed quickly from previous visits. In the screen that pops up, enter security.tls.enable_0rtt_data into the search bar, and make sure that the setting is set to FALSE.

New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones

New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones

Home » Blog New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones News New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones 6 Views Cloudflare has introduced their new app called 1.1.1.1 which allows you to change your phones DNS settings for better privacy and faster browsing.

Cloudflare brings its privacy-focused 1.1.1.1 DNS switching app to phones

Cloudflare brings its privacy-focused 1.1.1.1 DNS switching app to phones

If you’re concerned about your government snooping on your browsing history, or simply want an easy way to access sites blocked in your part of the world, Cloudflare’s got you covered with a new app for Android and iOS.

This incredibly simple privacy app helps protect your phone from snoops with one click

This incredibly simple privacy app helps protect your phone from snoops with one click

The app not only saves the process of manually configuring the Android or iOS operating systems to use 1.1.1.1 as their default DNS server, it also forms an encrypted connection between the DNS server and every app on the phone. That’s because Cloudflare uses a VPN connection to send these encrypted DNS requests.

Cloudflare Registrar

Cloudflare Registrar

A domain registrar you can love Cloudflare Registrar lets you securely register and manage your domain names with transparent, no-markup pricing that eliminates surprise renewal fees and hidden add-on charges. Be one of the first to transfer your domains to Cloudflare.

Firefox Monitor arrives to let you know when you've been pwned

Firefox Monitor arrives to let you know when you've been pwned

The firm will tread carefully when it comes to user privacy, too, with Mozilla working with Cloudflare to create a method of anonymized data sharing for Firefox Monitor, which never sends your full email address to a third party, outside of Mozilla.

Encrypting SNI: Fixing One of the Core Internet Bugs

Encrypting SNI: Fixing One of the Core Internet Bugs

1 (888) 99-FLARE UK callers UK callers Singapore callers Find a Local Number Cloudflare provides performance and security for any website. More than 8 million websites use Cloudflare. Cloudflare works at the DNS level. To learn more, please visit our website

ESNI: A Privacy-Protecting Upgrade to HTTPS

ESNI: A Privacy-Protecting Upgrade to HTTPS

Today, the content-delivery network Cloudflare is announcing an experimental deployment of a new web privacy technology called ESNI. Hosting providers and CDNs (like Cloudflare) still know which sites users access when ESNI is in use, because they have to serve the corresponding content to the users.

Cloudflare Ordered to Expose YTS, Showbox, and Popcorn Time Site ‘Operators’

Cloudflare Ordered to Expose YTS, Showbox, and Popcorn Time Site ‘Operators’

A recent DMCA subpoena has ordered Cloudflare to expose the people linked to various popular pirate sites and tools. Best known are the so-called “copyright trolling” cases against alleged BitTorrent pirates, but more recently they began expanding their horizons to the people behind piracy services, such as the popular streaming app Showbox.