2011 Presentations (Communicative Events)
Print Me If You Dare: Firmware Modification Attacks and the Rise of Printer Malware
Network printers are ubiquitous fixtures within the modern IT infrastructure. Residing within sensitive networks and lacking in security, these devices represent high-value targets that can theoretically be used not only to manipulate and exfiltrate the sensitive information such as network credentials and sensitive documents, but also as fully functional general-purpose bot-nodes which give attackers a stealthy, persistent foothold inside the victim network for further recognizance, exploitation and exfiltration.
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- October 11, 2012
28th Chaos Communication Congress, Berlin, Germany, December 27-30, 2011.