Industry Leading DDoS Protection

Here are three reasons customers choose Cloudflare for DDoS protection:
  • Over 35 Tbps of mitigation capacity
  • Global threat intelligence to combat any kind of attacks
  • 24x7x365 support from Cloudflare security engineers
Cloudflare received the most number of ‘High’ ratings as compared to the other DDoS vendors across 23 assessment criteria, in Gartner’s April 2020 Solution Comparison for DDoS Cloud Scrubbing Centers.
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How Cloudflare Magic Transit compares to other vendors







No. of data centers for DDoS mitigation






DDoS scrubbing capacity

5 Tbps

8 Tbps

12 Tbps

6 Tbps

37 Tbps

Time-to-mitigation (TTM)6


< 5 min

5-15 min

< 3 sec

< 10 sec

Trusted by approximately 25.000.000 Internet properties, in any industry, including:

2 Data as of March 2022. Radware—

3 Data as of March 2022. Akamai Prolexic—

4 Data as of March 2022. Neustar—'s%20largest,located%20to%20ensure%20minimal%20latency.

5 Data as of March 2022. Imperva—

6 Cloudflare Magic Transit and other vendors offer 0-sec TTM for “proactive” or static rules. TTM listed here is for automatic detection and mitigation.

7 Gartner “Solution Comparison for DDoS Cloud Scrubbing Centers,” Thomas Lintemuth, Patrick Hevesi, Sushil Aryal, 16 April 2020. Gartner subscribers access the report at:

8 IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment, by Martha Vazquez, March 2019, IDC #US43699318. Access the report at

9 Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions, Q1 2021, Forrester Research, Inc., March 3, 2021. Access the report at