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Gartner has named Cloudflare a Challenger in the 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls” report, based on Cloudflare’s ability to execute and completeness of vision.
Collective intelligence to identify threats
Block or challenge visitors by IP address
Differentiate between humans and bots using Tor
Reputation-based threat protection
Block or challenge visitors by AS number
Comment spam protection
Block or challenge visitors by country code
Quickly build granular firewall rules to stop emerging and sophisticated threats. A rule can be based upon multiple request attributes such as user-agent, path, country, query string, IP address, and more.
Address your specific use cases, including:
Use an intuitive rule builder that also supports regular expressions (regex), then deploy globally to over 180 data centers in seconds.
Firewall Rules provide customers the ability to control requests, in a flexible and intuitive way, inspired by the widely known Wireshark® language. Rules can be configured through not just Cloudflare's Dashboard and API, but also through Terraform.
Insights into security events are critical for monitoring the health of your web applications. Additionally, easily distinguishing between actual threats from false positives is essential for maintaining an optimal security configuration.
Firewall Analytics enable you to:
Cloudflare offers a single source of control for the security of websites, applications, and APIs, hosted across multiple cloud environments. Multi-cloud security provides visibility into security events, while allowing for consistent security controls, across all clouds in which Internet assets are deployed. Any attack traffic seen by Cloudflare is recorded and analyzed. Cloudflare’s network then shields Internet assets across all cloud providers.
Over 18,000,000 Internet properties
Cloud Web Application Firewall