A recent breach at Acuity Inc, a federal technology consultancy [2] [3], has resulted in the leak of sensitive records by a threat actor group known as CyberNigger.


The hackers, including members of IntelBroker, Sanggiero [1] [3] [4] [6] [7], and EnergyWeaponUser [1] [3] [4] [6] [7], gained access to classified documents containing personal information of government and military personnel. The compromised data includes details of the Five Eyes Intelligence Group (FVEY) and its allies, posing a significant threat to national security [4]. IntelBroker [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7], with a history of successful cyber attacks, exploited a GitHub zero-day vulnerability to exfiltrate data from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement and US Citizenship and Immigration Services [2]. The US Department of Homeland Security dismissed the leak as containing vendor test demo information [2], but operational strategies could still be compromised. Organizations must prioritize data encryption [4], access controls [4], and cybersecurity audits to mitigate potential breaches [4]. An investigation is ongoing to validate the authenticity of the leaked data [7], prompting a re-evaluation of cybersecurity protocols within the intelligence community [7].


The leaked data poses a significant threat to national security, including sensitive operations [4], counter-terrorism efforts [4], and law enforcement training programs [4]. Organizations must prioritize cybersecurity measures to prevent future breaches. The ongoing investigation highlights the need for enhanced security protocols within the intelligence community to safeguard against cyber threats.


[1] https://www.cyberdaily.au/security/10404-five-eyes-data-reportedly-exfiltrated-in-us-fedreal-contractor-breach
[2] https://www.scmagazine.com/brief/alleged-five-eyes-data-stolen-from-acuity-breach-exposed
[3] https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/threat-actor-classified-five-eyes/
[4] https://cyberinsider.com/claimed-breach-at-us-govt-contractor-acuity-has-docs-leaked-online/
[5] https://www.hackread.com/intelbroker-us-national-security-data-contractor-acuity/
[6] https://dailydarkweb.net/intelbroker-sanggiero-and-energyweaponuser-purportedly-expose-five-eyes-intelligence-groups-data-through-acuity-inc-breach/
[7] https://news.cloudsek.com/2024/04/sensitive-government-details-exposed-in-purported-five-eyes-alliance-breach/