WarGames definition recreation
(Not "War Games") A 1983 film about a schoolboy cracker
using a wardialer
to try to break into a games company's computer and accidentally connecting to a backdoor
into "Whopper", a ficticious C3
computer at Norad (USAF). He then procedes to unwittingly initiate global thermonuclear warfare. Playing naughts and crosses finally teaches Whopper that the only way to win the game is never to play.