Howto upgrade HP printer firmware? own a Officejet J6410 printer

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macrumors 6502
Original poster
Mar 6, 2011
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Hi

Howto upgrade HP printer firmware?

I have an HP Officejet J6410 All-in-One Printer. Hope I can do that without installing those sh***** HP mac tools.

As part of his presentation, he performed two demonstrations: in the first, he sent a document to a printer that contained a malicious version of the OS that caused it to copy the documents it printed and post them to an IP address on the Internet; in the second, he took over a remote printer with a malicious document, caused that printer to scan the LAN for vulnerable PCs, compromise a PC, and turn it into a proxy that gave him access through the firewall (I got shivers).
http://boingboing.net/2011/12/30/printer-malware-print-a-malic.html
 

takeshi74

macrumors 601
Feb 9, 2011
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Looks like you need a Windows machine:
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsuppor...&swLang=8&mode=2&taskId=135&swItem=bi-65551-1

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