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Google has indexed thousands of publicly accessible printers

Posted on January 26th, 2013 at 16:05 by John Sinteur in category: Security -- Write a comment


A quick, well crafted Google search returns “About 86,800 results” for publically accessible HP printers.

There’s something interesting about being able to print to a random location around the world, with no idea of the consequence.

Lock down your printer 🙂

Just wait until the spammers discover this..

  1. And you thought fax spamming was bad? At least fax spammers had to pay the phone costs (LD charges and what not)…

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