According to a report by Fox News, Sabu is allegedly one Hector Xavier Monsegur, an unemployed, 28-year-old father of two living in a housing project on New York’s Lower East Side.
The investigation resulted in a coordinated action by law enforcement agencies in Ireland and the US that resulted in the arrest of three individuals, and the final indictment of five:
- Ryan Ackroyd (“Kayla”) - expected to be take into custody in London on Tuesday
- Jake Davis (“Topiary"), previously arrested by the UK's Metropolitan Police Service's Central e-Crime Unit
- Darren Martyn (“pwnsauce”) and Donncha O’Cearrbhail (“palladium”), both of Ireland
- Jeremy Hammond (“Anarchaos”) of Chicago.
Of the five (well, six if one counts "Sabu"), only Jeremy Hammond is thought not be be a member of LulzSec but of Anonymous, and is considered to be the mastermind behind the high-profile Stratfor hack.