Juha Saarinen

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 by Juha Saarinen

Respect my Certificate Authority!

Respect my Certificate Authority!

[Blog post] You should decide who to trust.
May 31 2016 2:30PM
Apple, Broadcom sued by Caltech over wi-fi patents

Apple, Broadcom sued by Caltech over wi-fi patents

Uni asserts patents for tech used in Apple devices since 2012.
May 31 2016 10:28AM
MySpace breach potentially the largest ever

MySpace breach potentially the largest ever

Hackers offer 360 million user credentials for 6 Bitcoin.
May 29 2016 9:31PM
Hack shuts down NSW Trainlink booking system

Hack shuts down NSW Trainlink booking system

Updated: Some customer credit card data, personal info likely captured.
May 29 2016 6:36PM
Stemming Heartbleed with the human element

Stemming Heartbleed with the human element

How OpenSSL pulled back from the brink.
May 27 2016 9:40AM
Chips can be built with undetectable malware: researchers

Chips can be built with undetectable malware: researchers

Near-impossible to spot, defend against hardware Trojan.
May 25 2016 2:22PM
British govt hackers report vulnerabilities to Apple

British govt hackers report vulnerabilities to Apple

Were they no longer needed by GCHQ?
May 25 2016 6:50AM
Finding digital fingerprints fast

Finding digital fingerprints fast

Data forensics in real time.
May 24 2016 1:34PM
Google releases mobile optimised Safe Browsing APIs

Google releases mobile optimised Safe Browsing APIs

Two billion users covered by security feature.
May 23 2016 9:32AM
Microsoft to remove terrorist content

Microsoft to remove terrorist content

Bing links to stay unless required under law.
May 23 2016 5:37AM
UK IoT firm wants to give users electric shocks when they overspend

UK IoT firm wants to give users electric shocks when they overspend

Buzz customers out of their bad habits.
May 20 2016 9:54AM
NSW Police arrests juvenile over Telstra pit fire

NSW Police arrests juvenile over Telstra pit fire

Caused extensive cable damage, outages.
May 20 2016 9:46AM
Researchers easily extract personal details from metadata

Researchers easily extract personal details from metadata

US study debunks authorities' privacy claims.
May 20 2016 6:54AM
Canberra Data Centres taken over in $800m deal

Canberra Data Centres taken over in $800m deal

Buyers bet on Aussie data centre market growth.
May 19 2016 11:08AM
Myer, eBay trial virtual reality retailing

Myer, eBay trial virtual reality retailing

VR feature built into site API.
May 19 2016 10:19AM
LinkedIn hack balloons to over 100 million accounts

LinkedIn hack balloons to over 100 million accounts

Easily cracked passwords for sale on the dark web.
May 19 2016 6:41AM
iiNet email, voice calls down throughout Australia

iiNet email, voice calls down throughout Australia

Services offline since early morning.
May 18 2016 11:50AM
Microsoft Windows Defender ATP hits public preview

Microsoft Windows Defender ATP hits public preview

Enterprise security service with community intelligence.
May 18 2016 11:36AM
TechSydney seeks to catch city's slipping start-up scene

TechSydney seeks to catch city's slipping start-up scene

Tech-backed initiative wants to create Australia's Silicon Valley.
May 17 2016 6:56AM
Ubiquiti AirOS wi-fi devices under worm attack

Ubiquiti AirOS wi-fi devices under worm attack

Self-propagating malware infects thousands of devices.
May 17 2016 6:39AM

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