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From my understanding, CloudFlare issued means they use their partner CA to generate you a certificate, while custom means you can source your own certificate and provide it to them.

They've already done as much checking for domain ownership as StartCom do, so they're free to issue you a certificate safely, especially as it will never leave their infrastructure.

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