HP Brings Back Obnoxious DRM That Cripples Competing Printer Cartridges | Techdirt

Karl Bode; HP Brings Back Obnoxious DRM That Cripples Competing Printer Cartridges; In His Blog, entitled Techdirt; 2017-09-19.

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<quote>Customers can head to the HP support website and download an alternate firmware without the Dynamic Security platform embedded (something that HP knows most users won’t do, and which places the onus for remedying HP’s bad behavior on the end user). Users then have to block HP’s automatic update functionality to prevent this firmware from being installed automatically (at the cost of useful updates).</quote>

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