Connection Records (Metroplex U Lab)

Routine

Image connectiontunnel.jpg
Type File System

Responses to Functions

Function Message U Result
Offense ≥ 1 You batter the file system, easily wiping out its data. O+1 (removes routine)
View = 1-2, sometimes You find a number of connection records to the same site, but the records don't seem intended to be human-readable. You'll probably need more powerful tools. 1
View ≥ 3, sometimes You find a number of connections to one site… one of which still contains the account information. Score! 2 Gain 2 XP
You found: NNN account
View ≥ 2 and CF ≥ 1d10+2, sometimes You send out a few test connections, then compare them against the logs. It makes things a bit clearer.

You find a number of connections to one site… one of which still contains the account information. Score!
2 Gain 2 XP
You found: NNN account
View ≥ 2, sometimes You track a connection to <random University Net site>, you should be able to follow it back from The Net, at least until the cleanup processes catch up with you. 0
View ≥ 3 and additional condition (see discussion) One time only, after hearing about it from Professor Evans:
You have an idea where they might be hiding this.

Going over the connection records with a fine tooth comb, you find a tiny hidden file with "Happy Easter!" and a web address on it. The icon, however, depicts a shining golden computer chip, so it might be what you're looking for.

Checking the address cautiously, you find a strange node filled with stranger people, buying and selling information. Looks like the right place.
2 - 6 Gain 2 XP
You've gained access to a new site The Golden Chip
View ≥ 4 One time only, after hearing about it from Professor Evans:
Going over the connection records with a fine tooth comb, you find a tiny hidden file with "Happy Easter!" and a web address on it. The icon, however, depicts a shining golden computer chip, so it might be what you're looking for.

Checking the address cautiously, you find a strange node filled with stranger people, buying and selling information. Looks like the right place.
2 - 6 Gain 2 XP
You've gained access to a new site The Golden Chip
Other The file system seems content to leave you alone. 0
  • Offense takes priority.
  • View priority.
  • View or Command takes next priority.
  • Command, Defense, and Null count as Other.

* 1d10+2 = pick a random number between 3 and 12. (need confirmation for exact d)

Sources

Metroplex U Lab

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