Cloudflare CEO wakes up mad and sends neo-Nazi website to its doom

Cloudflare CEO wakes up mad and sends neo-Nazi website to its doom

Few may pity the Daily Stormer, the neo-Nazi website hounded out of the internet domain registries of GoDaddy and Google after its vicious rhetorical attack on the woman killed in the recent alt-right violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Many feel different emotions than pity toward this site, and the anger of one man led to another punishing blow against it.


On Aug. 16, Matthew Prince, CEO of Cloudflare, a San Francisco firm that provides protective services to websites, started the day irate — and decided to withdraw online protection from company client the Daily Stormer.