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

Github trials Docker-based Actions workflow automation

Github trials Docker-based Actions workflow automation

Adds vulnerability alerts for .NET and Java.
Oct 17 2018 5:55AM
AWS Sydney data centre locations leaked

AWS Sydney data centre locations leaked

Wikileaks publishes Atlas of AWS so you know where government stores your stuff.
Oct 14 2018 9:20AM
Don't bother with blockchain: databases or email may be better

Don't bother with blockchain: databases or email may be better

National Institute of Standards report says it isn't magic and isn't immutable either.
Oct 11 2018 12:51PM
Google's G Suite adds threat alerts

Google's G Suite adds threat alerts

Govt hack attack warnings on by default.
Oct 11 2018 11:35AM
Microsoft fixes Window 10 file deletion issue

Microsoft fixes Window 10 file deletion issue

Revised update released to Windows Insider test pilots.
Oct 10 2018 11:27AM
Google+ social network killed after data leak bug found

Google+ social network killed after data leak bug found

Up to half a million accounts potentially affected.
Oct 9 2018 5:41AM
Microsoft pulls file-burying Win10 October Update

Microsoft pulls file-burying Win10 October Update

UPDATE: Microsoft reveals a fix to vanishing files issue.
Oct 7 2018 9:52AM
Apple Business Chat launches in Australia

Apple Business Chat launches in Australia

Telstra early adopter of B2C messaging service.
Oct 5 2018 11:12AM
Windows 10 October 2018 update starts rolling out

Windows 10 October 2018 update starts rolling out

Enterprise customers started on semi-annual feature update.
Oct 3 2018 11:15AM
New IoT botnet infects wide range of devices

New IoT botnet infects wide range of devices

Stealthy Torii a level above Mirai and Qbot copycats.
Sep 28 2018 5:41AM
SaaS provider Zoho disappears after domain rego is pulled

SaaS provider Zoho disappears after domain rego is pulled

Chief executive pleads with domain registrar on social media.
Sep 25 2018 10:59AM
Enforced Google logins in Chrome spark privacy concerns

Enforced Google logins in Chrome spark privacy concerns

Security researcher swaps browsers.
Sep 25 2018 9:00AM
Trio behind Mirai botnet avoid jail time

Trio behind Mirai botnet avoid jail time

Hackers strike cooperation deal with the feds.
Sep 20 2018 11:39AM
Database destroying worm menaces Linux and Windows servers

Database destroying worm menaces Linux and Windows servers

Botnet, ransomware and coin mining rolled into one malware.
Sep 19 2018 9:39AM
"Peekaboo" flaw opens up scores of network CCTV recorders

"Peekaboo" flaw opens up scores of network CCTV recorders

Users advised to limit access and secure devices.
Sep 18 2018 2:55PM
Remote code exec found in Alpine Linux

Remote code exec found in Alpine Linux

Update and rebuild or risk pwnage.
Sep 16 2018 4:33PM
Veeam left 200GB sales database wide open

Veeam left 200GB sales database wide open

Misconfigured MongoDB.
Sep 12 2018 9:24AM
Apple boots apps that snaffled browser histories

Apple boots apps that snaffled browser histories

Trend Micro culls collection features from its code.
Sep 11 2018 12:00PM
Microsoft adds three years support for Windows 7

Microsoft adds three years support for Windows 7

But support costs will keep going up.
Sep 7 2018 11:09AM
Cisco warns of critical remotely exploitable vulnerabilities

Cisco warns of critical remotely exploitable vulnerabilities

Struts bugs, Umbrella misconfig and router Guest accounts fixed.
Sep 6 2018 7:40AM

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