Thursday, April 21, 2022

It has one job and that's not it

from here and here

Connecting your printer to the Internet, where all the hackers are, seems like a recipe for disaster. It's not like I can install an antivirus or firewall on the printer. Whatever HP (or similar printer company) needs the printer to communicate to their servers they can put into the printer drivers you install on your computer that is already connected to the Internet.