News 1 — Printer-spoofing Campaign Installs Espionage-Bent Backdoors Inside the Enterprise

Printer-spoofing Campaign Installs Espionage-Bent Backdoors Inside the Enterprise

backdoors printer Printer-spoofing Campaign Installs Espionage-Bent Backdoors Inside the Enterprise

Printer-spoofing Campaign Installs Espionage-Bent Backdoors Inside the Enterprise

Printer-spoofing Campaign Installs Espionage-Bent Backdoors Inside the Enterprise   For many large organizations, emails from corporate printers and scanners are commonplace, and cyber-criminals are finding this vector to be a lucrative host to launch cyber-attacks. Barracuda Networks has tracked an uptick in attacks through Canon, HP and Epson printer and scanner email attachments of late: Since late November, cyber-criminals have made millions of attempts to infect unsuspecting users by sending impersonated or spoofed emails from these common printer and scanner brands, with attachments that contain malware. “Aside from the coffee maker and the office water cooler, few devices receive the...

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