When aliens see video feeds of classic arcade games, they misinterpret them as a declaration of war. They attack, using the games as models for their various assaults. President Will Cooper has to call on his best friend from childhood, video-game-champ-turned-home-theatre-installer Jules Brenner (Adam Sandler), to lead a team of old-school arcade gamers on a mission to defeat the aliens and save the planet.
Hacking the ads
Kaspersky Lab’s researchers have discovered a new botnet that cashes-in on aggressive advertising, mostly in Germany and the US. Criminals infect their victims’ computers with the Magala Trojan Clicker, generating fake ad views, and making up to 350$ from each machine.