In the press: How to secure your office printer
July 6th, 2016
Security is a prime concern for the financial services industry. Not only are they under ever-increasing levels of regulation but news of data breaches is appearing more frequently every day. Many firms will be aware of basic security measures such as firewalls and anti-virus protection, one area they may not consider is the office printer.
James Stelfox, Managing Director of QuoStar, discusses the ways the office printer can put firms’ confidential data at risk. From simple things such as leaving sensitive documents sitting on the output tray to hackers intercepting print jobs as they travel from a computer to the printer.
Although the office printer can pose a risk there are many simple solutions that can easily increase their security levels.