Friday, August 13, 2010

It's Not Just Printers That Pose a Risk

Recently, we ran a post pointing to the ever present potential of risk posed by printers attached to a system. While long a concern, this risk has grown along with the growth in the memory capacity and processing capability of printers.

But a recent interview with an expert points out that printers are not the only concern. "Network-attached peripherals include postage machines, UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) systems, Point-of-Sales systems, digital signs, security cameras, proximity readers, facility management systems, power, lighting, HVAC, and alarms."

Read more on InformationWeek.

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