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    Is this for Real?


    They say if you crack this one , you get to be hired by British Intelligence.
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    Don't know the real purpose of it, but there's a news article about it here:

    http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/technolo...eks-new-spies/
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    You get to apply for a job at gchq anyway

    The solution which kind of undermines the value of the challenge.
    What do we want?
    Time machines!

    When do we want 'em?
    Doesn't really matter does it!?


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    Quote Originally Posted by nujinini View Post
    They say if you crack this one , you get to be hired by British Intelligence.
    You mean if you crack it, British Intelligence gets to hire you

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    If stage 3 is linked to cygwin, wouldn't they have to hand over the source under the terms of the GPL?

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    The contest reportedly ends today, so hopefully they will at some point reveal how many (if any) actually do get hired as a result of solving the puzzle.
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