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



Recent articles for Juha Saarinen

ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Still does not count as real money.
 
Telcos to go ahead with delayed Tasman Sea cable 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Telstra scales back investment in TGA.
 
Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Post-mortem analysis identifies gaps in deployment processes.
 
Delta site flaw lets passengers access others' boarding passes 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Online check-in system vulnerability discovered.
 
In defence of automatic updating 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Auto Windows updates are a necessary evil.
 
AirWatch hole allowed access to other tenant's data 
Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
VMware patches on-prem MDM.
 
Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
AWS Zocalo comes to Sydney 
Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
More flexibility for data sovereignty requirements.
 
Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
Australian sites vulnerable to new POODLE attack 
Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moving to TLS not enough.
 
Google App Engine vulnerable to Java VM sandbox bypass: report 
Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Researchers kicked out of GAE before work was completed.
 
ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
ACS anoints new chief executive 
Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To take helm in the new year.
 
NSA spied on global telcos to infiltrate mobile networks  
Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Introduced vulnerabilities to gain access.
 
New Bluetooth spec beefs up security, data speeds 
Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Features IPv6 addressing for Internet of Things and wearables.
 
UK chases tech multinationals with new diverted profits tax 
Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bid to crack down on elaborate avoidance schemes.
 
IBM plugs Tivoli MDM cross-scripting flaw 
Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users told to upgrade to secure version.
 
Dropbox for Business API launched 
Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Playing catch-up with Box.net.
 
Let's do the Heartbleed... again 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Eight months on and many systems remain unpatched.
 
Euro and US police seize 292 domain names 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crackdown on counterfeiters ahead of the Christmas season.
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