Jesse and Ned are faced with the possibility of being extradited to the US when the Australian National Security are confronted with an explosive case they can not crack.
Kidnapped by Roth, Jesse and Hani disappear into the jungles of West Papua where Roth lays out his own offer: unlock a heavily encrypted file and get out alive.
Jesse and Roth are forced to forge an unlikely alliance to save Remsey from false imprisonment and to find Callum; an undercover photojournalist is contacted by Ned to help find Jesse.
Jesse is forced to lie to save himself and Hani's father, but he continues to work furiously to decrypt the files as a political rally turns ugly.
Jessie needs to disarm the digital time bomb before it explodes but is torn by Roth wanting revenge after the death of his relative.
Roth is ready to show the world what it feels like to be brutalized and powerless to stop it; with his shocking plan set in motion, Jesse must decide whether violent means can deliver peaceful ends.