Researchers say printer vulnerabilities could open up millions to attack

Not only do you have to worry about a hacker attacking your PC, your tablet or your phone – now you also have to worry about someone taking control of your printer remotely and using it to steal personal information, attack the network to which it’s attached or even cause it to catch fire. Columbia University researchers have uncovered a new class of security vulnerabilities in some laser printers that they say could be exploited to do serious damage. Read more here:

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