Suspect arrested in ‘ransom your employer’ criminal scheme


A Nigerian man has been arrested in connection to a scheme attempting to lure insiders to deploy ransomware on employer systems.

On November 22, security expert Brian Krebs reported that the man, Oluwaseun Medayedupin, was arrested by Nigerian authorities on Friday. 

The suspect is allegedly linked to a ‘ransom your employer’ scheme investigated by Abnormal Security in August. 

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