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

Microsoft kills 19 critical bugs

Microsoft kills 19 critical bugs

HoloLens hackable over wi-fi.
Jul 12 2017 9:45AM
Kaspersky denies close ties with Russia's spy agency

Kaspersky denies close ties with Russia's spy agency

As firm is removed from US govt approved vendor lists.
Jul 12 2017 8:45AM
QLD man charged with receiving ransomware funds

QLD man charged with receiving ransomware funds

Was the scammers' local representative for seven years.
Jul 11 2017 7:34AM
Microsoft 365 bundles Office and Windows together

Microsoft 365 bundles Office and Windows together

For business.
Jul 11 2017 6:45AM
Govt shells out $233m on new Defence satellite station

Govt shells out $233m on new Defence satellite station

To provide comms and imagery for border patrol.
Jul 10 2017 11:50AM
Westpac, ANZ explore blockchain for bank guarantees

Westpac, ANZ explore blockchain for bank guarantees

Promising proof-of-concept can't work in isolation.
Jul 10 2017 10:30AM
Researchers release code that can detect body language

Researchers release code that can detect body language

Makes it possible for robots to interpret non-verbal communication.
Jul 7 2017 9:35AM
Australia drops four places in UN cyber security top ten

Australia drops four places in UN cyber security top ten

Downgraded for "co-operation".
Jul 6 2017 11:30AM
Petya attackers expected to return via new vector

Petya attackers expected to return via new vector

Extra caution advised when connecting to Ukraine.
Jul 6 2017 6:40AM
Tech stocks go haywire in $123.47 Nasdaq glitch

Tech stocks go haywire in $123.47 Nasdaq glitch

Apple, Amazon, Alphabet and others affected.
Jul 4 2017 12:35PM
Kaspersky offers source code to US for review

Kaspersky offers source code to US for review

Vendor could be banned in government agencies.
Jul 3 2017 1:58PM
Sydney Uni shoots for blockbuster blockchain

Sydney Uni shoots for blockbuster blockchain

No forks for big, attack-proof distributed ledger.
Jul 3 2017 1:20PM
Microsoft trials anti-ransomware feature in Windows 10

Microsoft trials anti-ransomware feature in Windows 10

EMET Exploit Protection arrives in preview build.
Jun 30 2017 9:30AM
Rackspace suffers global outage

Rackspace suffers global outage

Expired license blamed as cause.
Jun 30 2017 7:28AM
Petya designed to destroy, not ransom users

Petya designed to destroy, not ransom users

Ransomware guise might have been a ruse.
Jun 29 2017 10:00AM
Microsoft to release security-focused Win10 update

Microsoft to release security-focused Win10 update

EMET comes to flagship OS.
Jun 28 2017 8:25AM
What we know so far about the Petya/GoldenEye ransomware

What we know so far about the Petya/GoldenEye ransomware

Attacks patched and unpatched systems alike.
Jun 28 2017 8:07AM
Apple releases first public beta of iOS 11

Apple releases first public beta of iOS 11

Participants ordered to keep quiet.
Jun 27 2017 7:20AM
Google researcher pokes new holes in Windows Defender

Google researcher pokes new holes in Windows Defender

x86 emulator in anti-malware causes problems again.
Jun 26 2017 3:15PM
Michael Malone to chair Superloop

Michael Malone to chair Superloop

Slattery takes chief exec role.
Jun 23 2017 6:50AM

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