I wish to set up security for my API Node Server arround DDoS
I found an article on your site
https://support.cloudflare.com/hc/en-us/articles/200172676-Understanding-Cloudflare-DDoS-protection which is useful.
I’m a newbie to CF wondering if a video is available that demonstrates how a DDoS attack is handled and alerted.
I am not quite sure for a demo. You might have to contact Cloudflare for that request.
Introducing our autonomous DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) protection system, globally deployed to all of Cloudflare’s 200+ data centers, and is actively protecting all our customers against DDoS attacks across layers 3 to 7 (in the OSI model)...
There are topics here where users shared they Firewall Events and Analytics where it can be seen when Cloudflare notified them via e-mail and similar, like applying
the challenge for the requests, activating
I am under an attack option, etc.
From Developers docs:
Cloudflare’s automated DDoS protection systems constantly analyze traffic and generate real-time signatures to mitigate attacks across the network and application layers. These mitigations are automatically enabled for all customers across all plans.
Few articles here:
This tutorial covers some of the steps you can try to take to protect yourself from a DDoS attack. There is a
Cloudflare Support Article on this as well.
Sign up for Cloudflare - Cloudflare can provide a lot of helpful tools to help you overcome a DDoS attack, even on their free plan.
Make sure all your DNS records that can be are set to , anything that is will bypass most of what you set up.
Lock down your server to only accept connections from the Cloudflare IPs, this s…
From Cloudflare Learning Center:
Manual way to do it by using Cloudflare security & protection options:
This guide is for those users of Cloudflare who experience medium-high level complexity DDoS attacks.
Continue reading if you want to accomplish the following:
Becoming more familiar with the Cloudflare Dashboard and crafting custom firewall rules.
Understanding the standard behavior of DDoS attacks and deploying effective firewall rules.
Realizing how powerful and valuable Cloudflare Firewall Rules are.
I initially thought of making a more complex guide (I will). However, I realized that no…
Furthermore, may I suggest you reading articles from the below:
Quora answers have some good information too:
But, nevertheless here are few cool videos I would like to share with you:
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