Jump to content

Device Control and built-in SD Card readers


Ufoto
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hello All,

During our Device Control tests we noticed that Device Control does not block memory cards inserted in a laptop's built-in SD card reader even if the rule is set to block 'All device types'. Looking at the description of the feature in the official documentation I am wondering whether this is not expected behavior: "Disk storage – Applies to any disk storage connected via USB, including external CD/DVD drives and conventional memory card readers". As per the description it refers to memory card readers connected via USB only. Looking at the Device Control log, nothing is logged when a card is inserted and its contents are freely accessible.

Could anyone confirm whether this is the case? Is there a way to block memory cards if they are inserted into a built-in SD card reader? Thank you in advance!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi Marcos,

Thank you for the prompt response. We just tested that using few different SD cards and nothing appeared. Then we tested with a removable media and it was populated immediately. 

Is this expected behavior for SD cards inserted into a built-in card reader, or are we facing some sort of issue? Thank you.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...