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

Eftpos and ATMs go dark after Telstra fault

Eftpos and ATMs go dark after Telstra fault

Crash causes cashless commerce problems.
Nov 5 2018 7:00AM
Cisco ASA and Firepower appliances under attack

Cisco ASA and Firepower appliances under attack

Miscreants remotely crash network security devices.
Nov 2 2018 10:42AM
Apple fixes remote crash vulnerability in macOS and iOS versions

Apple fixes remote crash vulnerability in macOS and iOS versions

Slow disclosure of kernel-crashing remote code execution bug.
Oct 31 2018 10:30AM
Microsoft 365 suffers lengthy outage after 'changes'

Microsoft 365 suffers lengthy outage after 'changes'

Users unable to log in.
Oct 31 2018 10:17AM
EU kicks off 100 qubit quantum computer build

EU kicks off 100 qubit quantum computer build

OpenSuperQ computer part of larger billion-euro quantum initiative.
Oct 31 2018 6:19AM
Fleet Space Tech to launch two commercial CubeSats

Fleet Space Tech to launch two commercial CubeSats

From Rocket Lab's Complex-1 in New Zealand.
Oct 30 2018 9:04AM
IBM buys Red Hat in US$34bn straight cash deal

IBM buys Red Hat in US$34bn straight cash deal

Chasing hybrid multi-cloud market.
Oct 29 2018 5:52AM
Microsoft trials sandboxed Windows Defender AV

Microsoft trials sandboxed Windows Defender AV

Claims first for security program.
Oct 28 2018 8:00PM
China systematically hijacks internet traffic: researchers

China systematically hijacks internet traffic: researchers

Exploited omission in US-China cyber detente agreement.
Oct 26 2018 11:58AM
Microsoft releases un-deployable Exchange Server 2019

Microsoft releases un-deployable Exchange Server 2019

Requires unavailable Windows Server 2019
Oct 24 2018 5:26AM
Apple launches GDPR-style privacy tools for users

Apple launches GDPR-style privacy tools for users

View, correct and delete what Big A has collected on you.
Oct 18 2018 6:25AM
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

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