Juha Saarinen

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Juha Saarinen has been covering the technology sector since the mid-1990s for publications around the world. He has been writing for iTnews since 2010 and also contributes to the New Zealand Herald, the Guardian and Wired's Threat Level section. He is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Google

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Adobe issues fresh patches for Flash Player 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Latest zero-day under investigation.
Zero-day Adobe Flash Player flaw discovered 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Spotted in popular exploit kit used by attackers.
Microsoft debuts holographic computing with Windows 10 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Offers one set of code for all devices on new OS.
Bulk data collection doesn't work without trust 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] No safe hands, no support.
Hacker reveals stolen Aussie Travel Cover data is corrupted 
Amazon wind farm to power data centres 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Aims for 150 megawatt capacity.
Customer info stolen in Aussie Travel Cover data breach 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Waits a month to inform customers.
Over 1800 Minecraft account details posted on the web 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Second largest leak in recent times.
Telstra to sell 100G service on subsea cables 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Telco looks for ways to boost capacity on existing circuits.
Mozilla patches critical security flaws 
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Firefox, SeaMonkey and Thunderbird affected.
Google pulls Glass from market 
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promises future versions.
Canada bans automatic software installations  
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
Apple two-factor authentication doesn't protect apps, website 
Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Only enforced for iCloud access.
Researchers uncover Aussie ransomware scourge  
Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
As many as 10,000 hit by TorrentLocker.
Microsoft begins winding down support for Windows 7 
Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Mainstream support ends today.
Censorship isn't the answer 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
Islamist hackers breach US military networks 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
CENTCOM data captured.
Bitcoin value continues to decline 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
No recovery after million dollar raid on Bitstamp.
ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Still does not count as real money.
Telcos to go ahead with delayed Tasman Sea cable 
Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telstra scales back investment in TGA.
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