Re: The Most Heinous Star Trek Villain
I would call blindingly following orders (especially if it means destroying your ship and crew) could count as reprehensible or inequitable and immoral.
Or it could simply be the right thing to do by keeping that technology from falling into enemy hands.
You're trying to judge the character by human standards, which is simply wrong.
"If I hadn't tried, the cost would have been my soul." - Admiral James T. Kirk, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock