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[Comic for Wednesday, April 23, 2008]


[[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?

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