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

Scourge of unsecure database deletions spreading

Scourge of unsecure database deletions spreading

Hadoop instances deleted with no ransom sought.
Jan 20 2017 6:42AM
US sues Oracle over alleged pay discrimination

US sues Oracle over alleged pay discrimination

Government contracts could be cancelled.
Jan 19 2017 9:49AM
Oracle issues 270 critical patches

Oracle issues 270 critical patches

E-Business Suite the most vulnerable.
Jan 18 2017 12:00PM
Obama cuts bulk of Chelsea Manning's sentence

Obama cuts bulk of Chelsea Manning's sentence

What now for Assange after extradition promise?
Jan 18 2017 8:59AM
Thousands of apps found with hardcoded API creds

Thousands of apps found with hardcoded API creds

Leaking secrets for popular services.
Jan 18 2017 6:30AM
Govt invests in trial to improve GPS accuracy for Australia

Govt invests in trial to improve GPS accuracy for Australia

Wants to drop range from metres to centimetres.
Jan 17 2017 11:40AM
Microsoft security bulletins go away next month

Microsoft security bulletins go away next month

Moved to an updates guide.
Jan 16 2017 6:40AM
The Shadow Brokers call it quits, release free Windows hacks

The Shadow Brokers call it quits, release free Windows hacks

10,000 BTC can still buy exploit trove.
Jan 13 2017 12:13PM
Southern Cross Cable tests SDN on-demand service

Southern Cross Cable tests SDN on-demand service

Cable operators move towards flexible products.
Jan 13 2017 6:37AM
Italian siblings arrested over alleged hacking of former PM, Vatican

Italian siblings arrested over alleged hacking of former PM, Vatican

Police claim 18,000 high-profile email accounts targeted.
Jan 12 2017 10:51AM
Thousands of bogus certs issued after GoDaddy bug blunder

Thousands of bogus certs issued after GoDaddy bug blunder

Flaw unnoticed since July last year.
Jan 12 2017 9:52AM
Shamoon disk wiper evolves to kill VDI snapshots

Shamoon disk wiper evolves to kill VDI snapshots

Creds for Huawei's FusionCloud hard-coded into malware.
Jan 11 2017 10:20AM
Atlassian buys collaboration startup Trello

Atlassian buys collaboration startup Trello

Virtual sticky notes company picked up for $577 million.
Jan 10 2017 6:28AM
Uber offers anonymised trip data to town planners

Uber offers anonymised trip data to town planners

'Movement' to facilitate information sharing.
Jan 9 2017 4:07PM
Mass 'ransack' of open MongoDB databases continues

Mass 'ransack' of open MongoDB databases continues

Unknown blackmailers delete data.
Jan 9 2017 6:35AM
Europe trials IP-based satellite flight traffic control

Europe trials IP-based satellite flight traffic control

To arrive for commercial flights by 2019.
Dec 21 2016 8:54AM
Methbot ad fraud ring nets millions of dollars a day

Methbot ad fraud ring nets millions of dollars a day

Hundreds of millions of bogus impressions created.
Dec 21 2016 6:28AM
Here's to 2016 - and make it a stiff one

Here's to 2016 - and make it a stiff one

[Blog post] You thought this year was bad, just wait until next.
Dec 20 2016 2:00PM
Vodafone to build infosec centre with DiData and FireEye

Vodafone to build infosec centre with DiData and FireEye

Inks five-year deal.
Dec 19 2016 7:30AM
Former Telstra COO to run NZ telco Chorus

Former Telstra COO to run NZ telco Chorus

Takes helm in February.
Dec 19 2016 7:07AM

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