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8610 starts and prints by itself

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office jet 8610
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

Printer starts up at 2-3 AM and prints one line message "botnet" or some nonsense. Obviously being hacked.

How do I stop this?

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Blocking port forwarding on port 9100 on your router may resolve the issue as described in the post here.  Also see the post here for information.


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