• EFF: Epson tricking customers with fake software update to reject third-party ink

    8 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Epson has been caught sending fake software updates to users' printers that make them reject third-party ink.
    The Electronic Frontier Foundation has revealed that in late 2016 or early 2017 printer giant Epson began sending deceptive updates to users' printers under the guise that the updates were software or security improvements. In fact, the EFF claims, the updates were nothing more than Epson giving its printers the ability to reject third-party ink refills.
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