Day: August 23, 2018

Triboelectric kill switch for secure flash memory

Could the touch of a finger make mobile data storage more secure? The agent was in trouble. She couldn’t let the files fall into enemy hands, but her capture seemed inevitable. And then, she remembered the kill switch. Pulling off a glove as she ran, she reached into her pocket and found the tiny pad on the surface of the flash memory drive. With that simple...