The U.K. analyst firm Quocirca warns that a growing gap between how business leaders and their employees view the value of mobile printing is putting many companies at risk of a costly data breach. In fact, the company says that 66% of financial services firms had at least one print-related security breach, and 90% of public sector organizations had at least one data breach related to printing.Read More
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So an attacker hacks into your printer. That’s no big deal, right? Printers don’t have much in the way of memory, so how much data can really be at risk if someone hacks into one?
Dallas attorney Shawn E. Tuma, one of the nation’s leading legal experts on the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), says that attacks against embedded systems like printers can expose companies to much larger security risks, including a costly CFAA breach that requires public disclosure and a risk of regulatory penalties.Read More