You may have heard about a recent vulnerability that has affected Cloudflare, and therefore certain sites that use cloudflare services. Cloudflare is a “Content Delivery Network” or CDN, and is used to speed up websites by acting as a “cache” that sits between your web browser and the certain sites you may visit.
SpireTech does not use Cloudflare services, so none of our data or customer data would have been exposed. However, some customers that host websites with us use Cloudflare – typically this is setup and managed by your web developer. If you fall into that category, you should contact your site developer or SpireTech for advice, which would vary depending on the function of your website.
Despite this not affecting our data directly it may effect many of the sites you frequently visit. If you have accounts with Uber, Yelp, Fitbit, OKCupid, 4Chan, or sites listed at the end of this bulletin, it […]