A Nigerian hacker⛓jailed for $6.5m dollars in the US for 51 months.

A Nigerian hacker that defrauded businesses in the US and elsewhere of about $6.5 million has been jailed⛓ for 51 months by a New York federal judge.

The hacker, Obinna Obioha, was sentenced by US District Judge David N. Hurd for running a scheme in which he instructed hackers to hack into computers and email accounts of individuals around the world using malicious software.

The 31-year-old man as part of his guilty plea to wire fraud in April 2017, Obioha admitted that, while in Nigeria, he worked with and instructed others to hack into computers and email accounts used by dozens of victims in the United States and around the world.

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