Intel Hack: Intel denies alleged attempted hack after hackers claimed 20GB confidential data was released

Intel has released official statement denying the claim that about 20GB of confidential information was released by cyber criminals.

Intel denies it was hacked, says 20GB of internal files leaked today “appear to come from the Intel Resource and Design Center, which hosts information for use by our customers … an individual shared this data”.

“The info appears to come from the Intel Resource and Design Center, which hosts information for use by our customers, partners and other external parties. We believe an individual with access downloaded and shared this data”

A hacker was claiming to have leaked a massive trove of sensitive data allegedly belonging to the internal cyberinfrastructure of Intel Corporation, an American technology giant headquartered in Silicon Valley. see the tweet

As seen by, this was revealed by a Lucerne, Switzerland based developer on Twitter who claims to have received 20GB worth of confidential Intel intellectual property-related data by an anonymous hacker.

The developer who goes by the Twitter handle of @deletescape (Tillie 1312 Kottmann #BLM) claims that “this is the first 20GB release in a series of large Intel leaks” stolen as a result of Intel data breach this year.


A look at the leaked folder is can be seen that the first part of the data leak contains the following information:

  • Intel ME Bringup guides + (flash) tooling + samples for various platforms
  • Kabylake (Purley Platform) BIOS Reference Code and Sample Code + Initialization code (some of it as exported git repos with full history)
  • Intel CEFDK (Consumer Electronics Firmware Development Kit (Bootloader stuff)) SOURCES
  • Silicon / FSP source code packages for various platforms
  • Various Intel Development and Debugging Tools
  • Simics Simulation for Rocket Lake S and potentially other platforms
  • Various roadmaps and other documents
  • Binaries for Camera drivers Intel made for SpaceX
  • Schematics, Docs, Tools + Firmware for the unreleased Tiger Lake platform
  • (very horrible) Kabylake FDK training videos
  • Intel Trace Hub + decoder files for various Intel ME versions
  • Elkhart Lake Silicon Reference and Platform Sample Code
  • Some Verilog stuff for various Xeon Platforms, unsure what it is exactly
  • Debug BIOS/TXE builds for various Platforms
  • Bootguard SDK (encrypted zip)
  • Intel Snowridge / Snowfish Process Simulator ADK
  • Various schematics
  • Intel Marketing Material Templates (InDesign)



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