Our site upgrade is now complete. The GPF Forum and the GPF Premium Account Creator and Manager are once again open for business. If you encounter any problems with the site over the next few days, please let us know.

General Protection Fault: GPF Comics Archive

First Comic Previous Comic Next Comic Latest Comic Wednesday, April 23, 2008

[Comic for Wednesday, April 23, 2008]

Transcription

[[Captain and crew on the ship's bridge]]
Tech: It looks like there's no permanent damage. The hacking contest got out of its private network and hacked the ship's computers instead.

[[XO looking over tech's shoulder]]
Tech: Fortunately, the trojan they implanted was pretty benign, a proof of concept. It toyed with a few non-critical systems, but nothing to raise alarm about.

[[Captain standing over the tech]]
Captain: Define non-critical.
Tech: Some air conditioners, the menu system in the galley, the casino slots... The worst were a couple of lifeboats set adrift...

[[A lifeboat adrift far from the cruise ship]]
Voice inside: Did... you hear something?

First Comic Previous Comic Next Comic Latest Comic
 

 MAR   April 2008   MAY
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930123