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 for logic bomb
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  logic bomb
      n 1: a set of instructions inserted into a program that are
           designed to execute (or `explode') if a particular
           condition is satisfied; when exploded it may delete or
           corrupt data, or print a spurious message, or have other
           harmful effects; "a disgruntled employee planted a logic
           bomb" [syn: logic bomb, slag code]

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  logic bomb
   n.
  
      Code surreptitiously inserted into an application or OS that causes it to
      perform some destructive or security-compromising activity whenever
      specified conditions are met. Compare back door.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  logic bomb
  
      Code surreptitiously inserted into an
     application or operating system that causes it to perform
     some destructive or security-compromising activity whenever
     specified conditions are met.
  
     Compare back door.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1996-07-02)
  

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