Firmware scan finds thousands of vulnerable devices

There’s no shortage of threats to systems that IT pros have to worry about. But researchers have found even more vulnerabilities are soon to arrive, courtesy of backdoors and vulnerable firmware. 

IT’s next major headache: Securing hardware

As if IT managers didn’t have enough on their plates, it’s looking like hardware issues could be a major security vulnerability that hackers will try to exploit. 

Strange hack: Attackers could blow up printers remotely

IT managers have been warned before to guard against attacks that target networked office printers. But here’s a twist most probably haven’t considered.