Sounds silly and I know most of you are probably thinking how on earth could a printer be used as a threat? Truth is your network printer or copier can be a serious security liability.
Ask yourself, how much information do you print/copy/fax on a daily basis and how much of it is sensitive? Now imagine being an outsider and being able to access the lot!
Now recently security geniuses hacked a Canon printer and installed the classic 90s computer game doom by overriding the basic XOR encryption to gain access to the web interface of the Canon Pixma printer. Now the same tactics can be easily applied to either planting malicious software to spy on documents being printed or to establish a compromised gateway into a corporate network associated with the pox-ridden printer.
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