HP Printer Hack Bounty Challenge Has Gone Wrong - Released A Massive Update

By Mobiviki ·
Last Tuesday, HP announced industry’s first print security bug bounty program of $10,000 to the winner who could find a vulnerability in their printer. Somebody must have taken this challenge up top and found a vulnerability in HP printers because HP has released a massive firmware update a day after announcing the challenge on its official website with the following explanation:

Two security vulnerabilities have been identified with certain HP Inkjet printers. A maliciously crafted file sent to an affected device can cause a stack or static buffer overflow, which could allow remote code execution.

More details: https://mobiviki.com/2018/08/04/hp-printer-hack-bounty-challenge-has-gone-wrong-hp-has-released-a-massive-firmware-upgrade-to-address-a-critical-vulnerability/
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