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The PaperCut Print Management software contains a vulnerability (CVE-2023-27350) that could allow attackers to remotely execute code with administrative privileges, thus making it possible to deploy the Clop ransomware and encrypt files on the compromised systems. This vulnerability was discovered in March, 2023 and promptly reported to PaperCut who disclosed the vulnerability along with a patch on April 19th. PaperCut MF/NG is used by over 70,000 organizations, including some of our libraries. One of our libraries became aware of this vulnerability as their receipt printer printed the following ransomware statement:
PaperCut highly recommends ALL organizations upgrading to the fixed versions detailed below IMMEDIATELY.
PaperCut MF/NG version 22.0.5 (Build 63914) – prior versions may also be affected
PaperCut MF/NG versions 20.1.7, 21.2.11, and 22.0.9
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Vendor Advisory: PaperCut MF/NG Vulnerability Bulletin | URGENT & Solution Details
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