Charlie Cook thinks his life might actually start to get better when he gets a promotion at Silicon Towers, a computer chip company. Soon after starting at his new position he receives an e-mail containing a mysterious encrypted code. Using his computer knowledge he tries to decipher the code revealing the truth behind what his company's computer chips are really produced for...allowing access to any computer they are installed into...including banks! Security at Silicon Towers has noticed that Charlie's clocked on to the company secret and immediately try to detain him. Escaping, Charlie contacts the Police who accuse him of corporate espionage. He's on his own to unmask the criminal mastermind, clear his name and to stay alive.