Intrusion Prevention

HP.Printer.PJL.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Code Execution Vulnerability in HP printers.
The vulnerability is due to improper validation of user supplied inputs when handling a crafted File. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code on the affected machines.

Affected Products

HP PageWide Printers
HP OfficeJet Pro Printers

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor
https://support.hp.com/lt-en/document/c05462914

CVE References

CVE-2017-2741