November 30, 2021
Some HP MFPs that use FutureSmart firmware have been found to have vulnerabilities, researchers found.
F Secure Labs researchers have published a report that shows that more than 150 models of HP MFPs, using FutureSmart firmware have been found with these vulnerabilities. According to the report, the vulnerabilities found date back to 2013 and one can even be exploited remotely.
In a video, the researchers demonstrate how “the printer being exploited and compromised via a malicious website. The exploit starts a SOCKS proxy on the MFP, allowing the attacker to move laterally through the network infrastructure.”
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