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Operational Technology – Shared Printer Security Risk

Operational Technology – Shared Printer Security Risk

Network printers and copiers are the machines that often handle sensitive documents and information, providing an access route to other computers or networks. Printers have become more complex now able to connect to the Internet, have increased random access memory (RAM), integrated disk drives, and multi-functionality. Each of these is a potential security vulnerability that should be taken more seriously. Below, we've highlighted the five main threats to printers as well as how to step up your security for them.