Category Archives: Security

Stop Credential Stuffing Attacks with Cloudflare Bot Management

Cloudflare Bot Management can better detect and help mitigate malicious bots using multiple detection mechanisms like heuristics, behavioral analysis/anomaly detection, machine learning, and finger printing against a massive global volume of data. My colleague and I recently discussed and showed … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: The newest approach: Stopping bots without CAPTCHAs [Video]

Had a great turnout for bot management webinar. Watch the recording to see how Cloudflare is moving the Internet away from CAPTCHAs and see it in action. Follow me on Twitter: @Humair_Ahmed

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Webinar: Stopping bots without CAPTCHAs

Register now for our upcoming webinar (Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022) on stopping bots without CAPTCHAs.

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Bot Management is More Than Just Captchas!

I’ve been really digging into the Cloudflare Bot Management capabilities and applying it on several sites. Love what Cloudflare is doing here – moving the Internet away from captchas! A true Bot Management solution is more than just captchas! Many … Continue reading

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Cloudflare WAF – Managed Rules are a Life Saver!

Doing some testing with Cloudflare WAF yesterday; very impressed. Cloudflare Managed Rules are continuously being updated, and protects customers from emerging threats and 0-day exploits. Can be a real life saver! Follow me on Twitter: @Humair_Ahmed

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Cloudflare CDN Walkthrough – Benefits, Configuration, Traffic Flow, and Performance

Checkout my latest video on Cloudflare CDN embedded below or directly on the Cloudflare YouTube channel here. The Cloudflare CDN is SaaS that helps address the challenges customers face around latency, performance, availability, redundancy, security, and costs. In this video … Continue reading

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Cloudflare CDN Reference Architecture

Just published! One of the first items I worked on at Cloudflare was the Cloudflare CDN; reoccurring pattern while working on this – learned a lot researching, playing with the technology, and working with some smart folks at Cloudflare! Download … Continue reading

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Nutanix Beam – Chargeback and Tracking Spend Across Clouds

My prior post on Nutanix Beam, Optimize Cost Across Public and Private Clouds with Nutanix Beam, provided a brief intro and described some of the basic functionality of Beam and how it can be used to define a cost control … Continue reading

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Nutanix Clusters on AWS – Hybrid Cloud and Multicloud Platform

Starting from last Tuesday, August 11th, 2020, Nutanix Clusters, similar to what many customers have in on-prem data centers, can now be deployed on the AWS Cloud globally – 20 regions, 61 availability zones and counting. Super cool. In this … Continue reading

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First Impression – Using Nutanix’s HCI and Hypervisor (AHV)

What is my first impression of using Nutanix’s HCI and Hypervisor (AHV)? Short answer – very easy to use, even for a first time user, and intuitive design with well thought-out integrations with other Nutanix products; love the one-click feature/service … Continue reading

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