I recently attached two usb-sticks of colleagues to my laptop and transferred a file from one to the other. The file was sensitive and was not supposed to be copied to my PC.
Never mind the background that led to this situation - suffice to say, my laptop was available for the transfer.
Question: did the act of transferring the file from one USB port to the other via my laptop leave any local "residue"? Or can my Laptop in such a case be considered the same as a network cable?
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