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Cloudflare Bot Management

Stop bad bots by using threat intelligence at-scale

Undetected malicious bots can damage your brand, steal sensitive information, take over accounts, and negatively impact your revenue.

Now you can manage good and bad bots in real-time with speed and accuracy by harnessing the data from the millions of Internet properties on Cloudflare.

All with quick and easy deployment.

Manage bots with speed and accuracy by applying several detection methods

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Behavioral Analysis

Cloudflare analyzes behavior and detects anomalies in your Internet property's specific traffic, scoring every request by how different it is from the baseline.

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Machine Learning

Cloudflare’s Machine Learning trains on a curated subset of hundreds of billions of requests per day to create a reliable bot score for every request.

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Fingerprinting

Cloudflare uses fingerprinting from millions of Internet properties to accurately classify bots. They do not generate or store device fingerprints, eliminating the risk of user privacy being compromised.

We Stop Bots

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Credential Stuffing

Exposes your application to account takeovers and breaches of sensitive customer data

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Content Scraping

Hurts your site's SEO ranking and increases margin pressures from competitors

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Content Spam

Pollutes your data and creates a bad customer experience with malicious content

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Inventory Hoarding

Damages your brand and jeopardizes your relationship with suppliers

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Credit Card Stuffing

Puts your ability to accept payments at risk

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Application DDoS

Slows sites for visitors while wasting bandwidth and compute resources

Simple Deployment

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Deploy a fast and accurate bot management solution without complex configuration or maintenance. Cloudflare Bot Management will automatically recommend rules to manage bots out-of-the-box. No instrumentation with third-party JavaScript required.

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Lowest Latency

Cloudflare Bot Management delivers ultra low-latency bot defenses, with median latency of 0.3 milliseconds or less. Our bot management performance keeps applications in the fast lane.


Rich Analytics and Logs

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Improve your security posture by understanding, analyzing, and learning from automated traffic in the dashboard with Bot Analytics. Create your own dashboards that correlate bot management traffic logs with your other data sources by using third-party tools such as SIEMs or business intelligence applications.

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Control and Configurability

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Tune bot management rules to fit your specific needs by scoping them based on path or URI pattern, request method, score sensitivities, and mitigation methods, such as log, CAPTCHA, or block. Use a visual rule builder or write your own pattern-matching rules.

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Sophisticated Protection Against Bad Bots

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Threat Intelligence At-Scale

Accurately identify bots by applying behavioral analysis, machine learning and fingerprinting to a diverse and vast volume of globally distributed data.

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Integrated Security and Performance

Cloudflare’s Bot Management solution seamlessly integrates with its WAF, DDoS and CDN products, enhancing security, user experience, and performance.

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Complete Without Complexity

Instant deployment and protection against a full range of bot attacks without Javascript injection and mobile SDK.

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Automatic Allowlists

Allows good bots, such as those belonging to search engines, to keep reaching your site while preventing malicious traffic.

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Mobile App and API Protection

Protects your mobile applications from impersonation and emulation attacks without using mobile SDK. The solution also protects APIs that are accessed via web browsers.

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Configuration Flexibility

Granular rules, user-defined mitigations and unique actions beyond the industry standard like render a mock-login or alternative pricing page to thwart bots.

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World-class application security from Cloudflare

The Cloudflare web application firewall (WAF) is the cornerstone of our advanced application security portfolio that keeps applications and APIs secure and productive, thwarts DDoS attacks, keeps bots at bay, detects anomalies and malicious payloads, all while monitoring for browser supply chain attacks.

Web application firewall

Stop application attacks - both known techniques and zero day exploits.

Page Shield

Protect against 3rd party Magecart attacks carried out in visitors' browsers.

API Shield

Keep APIs secure and productive.

Trusted by millions of Internet properties

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