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Printer Environment Variables Scanner



This module scans for printer environment variables using the Printer Job Language (PJL) protocol.


  • wvu <wvu@metasploit.com>
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>
  • MC <mc@metasploit.com>
  • Myo Soe
  • Matteo Cantoni


Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/printer/printer_env_vars
msf auxiliary(printer_env_vars) > show actions
msf auxiliary(printer_env_vars) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(printer_env_vars) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(printer_env_vars) > run 

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