Cloudflare: How to Set up Cloudflare (Argo) Tunnel FREE on Unraid

8 months ago   •   1 min read

By Sycotix

Put your Unraid Admin hat on, this one is for the security-conscious who want to stop having to open ports or prevent those annoying hackers on your HTTP and HTTPS ports - FREE.

Tired of ISP's snooping on you? Blocked access to ports 80 and 443? Double NAT? Want to hide your IP address at all times?

There’s a simpler and more secure way to protect your applications and web servers from direct attacks: Cloudflare Tunnel.

Here are just some of the benefits of getting up and running on your server: - Portability of not being stuck in a single IP

  • Cloudflare CDN
  • No ports open (increased security)
  • No need for Dynamic DNS set-up
  • Improved latency as it uses Cloudflare smart routing avoiding congested areas of the internet
  • Signed SSL at each stage of the process for additional security
  • Less likely to get a man in the middle attack (MITM)
  • All the added benefits of Cloudflare (DDOS protection, malware protection, etc.).
    -Bypass double NAT issues hosting your own applications publicly
  • Bypass ISP blocking WAN port 443 & 80
  • Impossible to find the origin of the server, no IP is ever shared publicly

Here's where you can find the written guide:

Cloudflare Tunnel - Cloudflare Tunnel

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