SanDisk Extreme PRO USB Flash Drive with new Firmware (6EB 1030) witch SMART failure

My older Sandisk extreme Pro has the firmware 6EA 1010. In crystaldiskinfo shows with the newer USB stick a lifetime of 0%. No data on power-on and read-write operations are displayed. Here is a link with the same problem: http://forums.sandisk.com/t5/All-SanDisk-USB-Flash-Drives/SanDisk-Extreme-PRO-USB-Flash-Drive-6EB-1030-witch-SMART-failure / Mp / 356542 Is the stick broken?