Konica Minolta points out that, globally in 2017, more than 2.6 billion records were stolen, lost or exposed by hackers – this represented an increase of 88% from the year prior.
The hack works by sending an image file through the phone line — or a file that the fax machine thinks is an image file — and that is coded to contain malicious software.
The fax security vulnerability was identified by researchers at Check Point Software Technologies earlier this month.
While cloud computing presents organizations with novel opportunities, a number of new risks — including cybersecurity disclosure and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance — make cloud solutions susceptible to unexpected security threats.
The two critical RCE flaws (CVE-2018-5924, CVE-2018-5925) can affect various HP Envy, Deskjet, Officejet, DesignJet, PageWide Managed, PageWide Pro, Photosmart, AMP, Ink Tank, and Smart Tank Wireless printers.
According to HP, it’s the first company to invest in a dedicated bug-bounty program for printing devices, offering customers protection from attacks that target both businesses and employees.
“There’s a big difference between gaining successful entrance to the king’s castle (Authentication) and what you are allowed to do once you are in”side (Authorization).”
The Epson WorkForce Enterprise line-up includes the WF-C20590, WF-C20590a, WF-C17590, and WF-C17590a.
It should also be noted that dealers and solutions’ providers are increasingly relying on third-party cloud-based workflow and data-storage solutions that feature built-in security guarantees.
Content security searches all documents copied, scanned, or printed through a licensed MFP for specific user-defined terms or text strings.
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The Nymi wearable device comes operates by biometrically verifying its user.
The Samsung Security Framework provides data encryption throughout documents’ entire life cycles.
Through a new partnership, Brother is providing scan-to-translate functionality enabled by thebigword language-translation services.
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FollowMe’s business intelligence engine is said to make it easy for organizations to implement enterprise-wide printing policies, such as allowing color printing only when authorized by the organization, or automatically enforcing that email messages are printed in monochrome.