Star Wars: KotOR Equipment Database: Item Details
  Computer Spike
Template: g_i_progspike01
Tag: k_computer_spike
Type: Miscellaneous (Espionage)
Value: 250
Special Properties
These items allow a user to slice computer programs, assaulting systems with garbage data to overwhelm security measures. They are one-use items. A high Computer Use skill reduces the number of spikes required for any given task.
• This item is either very common or randomly placed throughout the game.