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Samsung, Sony, Others, Form 'Next Generation Secure Memory Initiative'

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Panasonic Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SanDisk Corporation, Sony Corporation and Toshiba Corporation today announced that they have reached an agreement in principle to collaborate on a new content protection technology for flash memory cards such as SD Cards and various storage devices. Under the "Next Generation Secure Memory Initiative," the five companies will start preparing for licensing and promotion of HD (high-definition)-capable security for SD Cards and embedded memory for use in advanced consumer applications such as tablets and smartphones.

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Well this sounds cool When at big photo events for sports if you happen to take out a SD card and leave it for like 2min. it will be gone, with secure memory they at least wont be able to use your pics if its protected.

...Not for sure if I'm thinking about the same security here.
 

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Well this sounds cool When at big photo events for sports if you happen to take out a SD card and leave it for like 2min. it will be gone, with secure memory they at least wont be able to use your pics if its protected.

...Not for sure if I'm thinking about the same security here.
even if a member of the public doesnt see the child porn on your memory card - the FBI will still have your ass