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

Apple and Qualcomm end legal fight over chipset licensing

Apple and Qualcomm end legal fight over chipset licensing

No more Intel modems inside iPhones?
Apr 17 2019 5:17AM
Wipro hacked, internal systems used to attack customers: report

Wipro hacked, internal systems used to attack customers: report

Months-long intrusion.
Apr 16 2019 10:44AM
Ransomware-raided Aussie businesses pay up

Ransomware-raided Aussie businesses pay up

Majority get their data back.
Apr 16 2019 6:06AM
New wi-fi security standard broken already

New wi-fi security standard broken already

WPA3 Dragonfly implementations not done properly.
Apr 11 2019 12:43PM
First Australia - Hong Kong data cable to be built

First Australia - Hong Kong data cable to be built

Onwards connections to China and the United States.
Apr 10 2019 10:55PM
Google hybrid cloud out of beta, renamed Anthos

Google hybrid cloud out of beta, renamed Anthos

Can manage workloads running on "third-party clouds like AWS and Azure".
Apr 10 2019 6:59AM
Assange to be ejected from Ecuadorean embassy

Assange to be ejected from Ecuadorean embassy

Out within "hours to days".
Apr 5 2019 12:10PM
Giant trove of Facebook user data was in open AWS S3 bucket

Giant trove of Facebook user data was in open AWS S3 bucket

In plain sight say cyber security researchers.
Apr 4 2019 11:30AM
Millions of customers' data accessed in second Toyota hack

Millions of customers' data accessed in second Toyota hack

Tokyo sales subsidiaries raided.
Apr 1 2019 7:20AM
Christchurch terrorist's banned rant booby trapped with disk wiper

Christchurch terrorist's banned rant booby trapped with disk wiper

Overwrites disk master boot records.
Apr 1 2019 12:50AM
Microsoft seizes Iranian hackers' spear-phishing domains

Microsoft seizes Iranian hackers' spear-phishing domains

"Phosphorous" group loses control over phishing infrastructure.
Mar 28 2019 12:49PM
ASUS releases fix after ShadowHammer malware attack

ASUS releases fix after ShadowHammer malware attack

But some users unable to update to non-backdoored software.
Mar 27 2019 10:11AM
Heartless phishers prey on donation efforts after Christchurch terrorist attack

Heartless phishers prey on donation efforts after Christchurch terrorist attack

NZ banks issue scam warnings.
Mar 22 2019 12:07PM
Facebook stored millions of user passwords in plain text

Facebook stored millions of user passwords in plain text

Hundreds of millions of users to be notified.
Mar 22 2019 6:25AM
Microsoft resurrects Clippy

Microsoft resurrects Clippy

Only for Teams however.
Mar 20 2019 10:38AM
Atlassian plumps $234 million for US agile planning software provider

Atlassian plumps $234 million for US agile planning software provider

AgileCraft acquired.
Mar 19 2019 12:25PM
Intel and Facebook add deep learning nous to Cooper Lake CPU

Intel and Facebook add deep learning nous to Cooper Lake CPU

Open hardware moves towards workload optimisation.
Mar 15 2019 6:43AM
Facebook, Messenger and related apps go offline worldwide

Facebook, Messenger and related apps go offline worldwide

Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger affected users say.
Mar 14 2019 7:07AM
Credit cards cancelled as Kathmandu reveals online store hacked

Credit cards cancelled as Kathmandu reveals online store hacked

Month-long breach during peak discount period.
Mar 13 2019 3:00PM
Patch Wednesday plugs exploited Windows vulnerabilities

Patch Wednesday plugs exploited Windows vulnerabilities

Seventeen flaws rated critical.
Mar 13 2019 12:40PM

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