Amazon CEO Jeff Bezo’s Phone Hacked By Saudi Crown Prince
“Jeffrey Bezos” is an American aerospace entrepreneur, media proprietor, and venture capitalist. He is the chief executive officer of Amazon. Jeff Bezos mobile was hacked on 1st May (2018) after he received a message from a WhatsApp account belonging to “Prince” Mohammed that was loaded with digital spyware, Bezos was allegedly hacked after getting a corrupted message from the personal account of the crown prince – which means to have included a hostile file containing code that led to the infiltration of his phone, as said by “Digital Forensic Analysis”.
A large amount of data were extracted from Bezo’s phone in a matter of hours according to reports, but it’s not clear that what information composed of the message. The report was carried out at Mr. Bezos’s request by the business advisory firm (FTI) Consulting and given to the United Nations experts by Mr. Bezos’ associates for their assessment. Messages sent from the crown prince’s account throughout 2018 suggested that he had intimate knowledge of Mr. Bezos’ private life. Investigators started looking at Bezos’ phone after the National Enquirer published details about his private life last January.
Reports said, “Kingdom is behind the hacking of Mr. Jeff Bezos’ phone are preposterous,” “We call for an investigation on these claims so that we can have all the facts out.” reported by Saudi Embassy.
The Saudi Embassy in Washington, in denying responsibility for the hacking of Mr. Bezos’ phone, called for an investigation but did not say who should carry it out.