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new HP printers to include additional firmware security

Multiple news sites have stories about new HP printer which has new firmware security features. Quoting a story by Samira Sarraf and Steven Kiernan in CRM Australia:

[…] The recently announced printers, which are expected to start shipping in April 2017, also boast beefed-up security, including run-time intrusion detection, which monitors constantly for sign of attack and sends alerts into security management. There is also a firmware whitelisting device that makes sure that only good and certified firmware have access to the devices. And Sure Start, a chip on the devices that checks for the bios integrity during boot time, shuts the device down if it detects anything wrong and reboots. […]

http://www.crn.com.au/news/hp-mounts-assault-on-australian-copier-market-436797
http://www8.hp.com/us/en/hp-news/media-kits/2016/GPC_2016.html
http://www8.hp.com/us/en/printers/a3-multifunction.html
http://www8.hp.com/us/en/hp-news/newsroom.html

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