HP sued over LaserJet printer security flaw

By Leeky
Dec 9, 2011
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  1. Last week researchers at Columbia University demonstrated a security flaw in certain Hewlett Packard LaserJet printers that, if exploited, could lead to them catching fire. The team also pointed out that…

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  2. Muggs

    Muggs Newcomer, in training Posts: 56

    I swear attorneys read these headlines and have cartoon $ signs in their eyes.
  3. raybay

    raybay TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 10,716   +6

    How many case of fire in an HP Laser Printer have all the members of the Techspot list seen combines in the past 15 years.
  4. Cota

    Cota TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 521   +8

    intentional or unintentional? :p
  5. Wendig0

    Wendig0 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,072   +75

    Firmware update is released, problem fixed, case falls apart, stuck with court filing costs, fml...
  6. Leeky

    Leeky TechSpot Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 4,378   +98

    I've seen a few..... :haha:
  7. Leeky, please finish your sentences.

    What exactly have you seen? Have you seen a few intentional fires or a few unintentional fires to the HP Laser Printer!?
  8. Leeky

    Leeky TechSpot Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 4,378   +98

    Sorry, boss. :(

    Its an "ongoing" thing between me and members of this forum. I'm known as the guy that likes to torch perfectly functional hardware. It was a joke.

    P.S. I hope the above sentences were complete enough for you. ;)


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