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Collected during basic scan: frequently pulled from haulage vessels.

A popular method for hiding sensitive data is to embed it within innocuous information. Such methods are usually quite sophisticated, but occasionally will be found by chance and can be processed by those with the right skills and equipment.

— In-game description

Classified Scan Databanks are an Encoded Material introduced in v2.1.

The Engineer Ram Tah requests 50 units of Classified Scan Databanks before he will offer his services.

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