500 GIG DoS Attack!

Cloudflare is on a mission to help build a better Internet. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer, named the Most Innovative Network & Internet Technology Company for two years running by the Wall Street Journal, and ranked among the world’s 50 most innovative companies by Fast Company. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Cloudflare has offices in Austin, TX, Champaign, IL, Boston, MA, Washington, DC, London, and Singapore.


Company Mission ("Tagline"): At CloudFlare, We Have Our Eyes Set On An Ambitious Goal: To Help Build A Better Internet

Industry Classification: Cybersecurity Web Services

Cybersecurity Specializations: NGINX, LUA, GO, Web Performance, Web Security, DNS, NETWORK, NOC, NOCC, and DDOS

Address/Location: San Francisco, CA, United States
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Company Size: 1,001-5,000 employees

Year of Incorporation: 2010 (estimate)

Main Website: CloudFlare

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Hacker Hotshot Speaker: Matthew Prince

Date of Recording: October 23rd, 2013

About Matthew Prince:

Speaker Bio:

Matthew is not only the CEO & Co-Founder of CloudFlare (which this presentation will discuss) but he is also the co-creator of Project Honey Pot.

CloudFlare helps mitigate Denial of Service attacks through the company’s patent-pending technologies. Their technologies help solve the biggest challenges faced by web administrators.