Optimize Security

Keep your website and your visitors safe

Ensure your website is as secure as possible by turning on each recommended feature on your Cloudflare dashboard.

Protect Your Site

Get familiar with your Cloudflare SSL/TLS Tab. Turn on each feature below to begin optimizing security with your Pro plan.

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Stop DDoS Attacks

Stop site interruptions from massive DDoS attacks with Cloudflare's layered security.

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Secure Connections

Encrypt communication to and from your website using Cloudflare's Universal SSL (TLS). Configure Full SSL for advanced security.

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Enable HTTPS For All Traffic

Prevent data leaks and improve visitor trust by encrypting web traffic.

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Ensure DNS integrity with DNSSEC

Guarantee visitors are directed to your web server and not a malicious spoof of your site.

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Do Even More

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Enable Web Application Firewall

Block the latest threats observed by Cloudflare.

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Enable OWASP Protection

Protect your site from roughly 12% of all attacks by blocking the Top 10 OWASP threats, including cross-site scripting and SQL injection.

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Enable Managed Ruleset

Protect your site against new vulnerabilities for technology and web specific applications. Managed Rulesets are frequently updated and improved.

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Enable Argo tunnel

Secure application traffic to any type of infrastructure. Prevent data snooping in transit and brute force login attacks starting at $5/month.

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Control Identity and Access Management with Cloudflare Access

Secure, authenticate, and monitor user access to any domain, application, or path on Cloudflare, starting at $3 per month.

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Configure Custom WAF Rules

Defend your website against application attacks with Cloudflare rulesets, OWASP ModSecurity rulesets, and up to 25 custom rulesets.

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Upload Custom SSL Certificate

Encrypt data in transit with your own custom SSL certificate to Cloudflare. Use a Single-Domain or Wildcard certificate instead of a Multi-Domain certificate.

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Ensure PCI Compliance

Bring your business into compliance with the latest PCI standards by enabling the Cloudflare WAF and Modern TLS Only mode.

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24/7/365 prioritized chat and email support

Chat and email support with a median response time of 15 minutes.

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We love the peace of mind that we get knowing that we can set up Cloudflare, forget about it, and trust that we won't be affected by any kind of malicious DDoS attack.
Lee McNeil,  CTO at Buycraft

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