Voxility's Vice President of Business Development, Maria Sirbu, said in a phone call with CBS News that the company tries to "keep (its) network clean".
Within a few hours of losing security from Cloudflare, 8chan was able to move to one of its competitors, BitMitigate, highlighting the difficulties in removing a website completely from the internet. He nonetheless said that terminating Cloudflare's services to 8chan is the right thing to do.
After Cloudflare dropped 8chan, the site moved to Seattle-based firm Epik and briefly went back online, replaying a almost identical chain of events from two years ago: In August 2017, Cloudflare stopped providing services to the neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer.
The digital security firm Cloudflare said Sunday it was terminating its services to 8chan, making it more hard for the message board to remain online.
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On 8chan, users can create and moderate their own boards about topics ranging from anime and cryptocurrency to politics and video games, or post on established boards.
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"While removing 8chan form our network takes heat off of us, it does nothing to address why hateful sites fester online", he said.
Cloudflare, which provides security services to help protect cyberattacks, previously dropped one other page - the neo-Nazi site the Daily Stormer in the wake of the Charlottesville white supremacist protest.
There are reports that 8chan has been back up online at various points Monday.
It was brought down when cloud company Cloudflare decided it would no longer allow 8chan to use its service.
8chan founder Fredrick Brennan thanked Cloudflare for taking action.
Neither 8chan nor Epik.com representatives could immediately be reached for comment despite attempts via email and LinkedIn.
"We reluctantly tolerate content that we find reprehensible, but we draw the line at platforms that have demonstrated they directly inspire tragic events and are lawless by design", Prince said.
"We're at a new dark place today, and the negative attention on 8chan and other platforms that provide this type of hatred room to grow and oxygen are really bad sites. I just want to go back to making my fonts in peace and not have to worry about getting phone calls from CNN/New York Times every time a mass shooting happens", he tweeted. "Even after these awful crimes and the connection the 8chan forum has to them, I don't see much of a likelihood of a pretty serious debate about how the companies should be regulated".