Source: Starfinder Core Rulebook p.121
As a standard action, you can get a general sense of what information is stored on drives or other digital storage media. You must pass your hand in the air near the data source, but don't have to touch it or connect to it. The information you get is very general, such as "financial records," "military records," or "spells." Getting detailed information requires interfacing with the data more directly. If you attempt a quick scan on a creature that stores its memories in a digital medium-to get a sense of the memories stored in a robot, for example-the target can attempt a Will save to negate the scan and prevent you from trying against it again for 24 hours.