28,000 printers hacked for security awareness

CyberNews cyber security experts hijacked nearly 28,000 unsecured printers worldwide and forced them to print a printer security manual. How to secure a printer?

  1. Limit or disable network printing;
  2. Secure your print ports;
  3. Use a firewall;
  4. Update your printer firmware to the latest version;
  5. Change the default password to a strong passphrase.

Read more on this subject here: https://cybernews.com/security/we-hacked-28000-unsecured-printers-to-raise-awareness-of-printer-security-issues/