Per this report: Bezos was in a WhatsApp chat with Saudi's MBS when unprompted the crown prince sent him a random file. The file it appears contained malware, which allowed Bezos' phone to be hacked ... leading to leaks of photos designed to embarass him
About that hack. Here's our scoop: Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
When this headline says "Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'" it doesn't mean it figuratively — Mohamed bin Salman personally hacked Jeff Bezos' phone. Incredible.
A WhatsApp message from MBS himself carried the malware that compromised Jeff Bezos’ phone, The Guardian reports.
The Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos had his mobile phone “hacked” in 2018 after receiving a WhatsApp message that had apparently been sent from the personal account of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, sources have told the Guardian
I wasn't gonna tweet the colorful language I would like to say about this. I was going to say this is f***king insane. But it's not. This is MBS being drunk and high on impunity. He's never been held accountable for any single f**king thing, ever.
The Guardian is reporting that Mohammed bin Salman likely hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone by personally sending him an infected video file.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince.' The two men had been having a seemingly friendly WhatsApp exchange, then an intrusion into Bezo’s phone was triggered by an infected video file sent from the account of MBS.
The details in this story—the crown prince of Saudi Arabia casually sent malware to the world's richest man to exfiltrate sensitive info from his phone—are absolutely jaw-dropping
hate when I'm texting with my pal, the crown prince of saudi arabia, and he sends me a malicious file that exfiltrates large amounts of data from my phone within hours
Full story on MBS personally 'hacking' Jeff Bezos, according to the Guardian
MBS hacking and possibly threatening Jeff Bezos reminded us of another figure who communicates with MBS over WhatsApp: Jared Kushner. MBS’ claim that he has Kushner “in his pocket” is even more concerning now.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
If this is true, the next question: Who in the Trump administration is MBS trading WhatsApp messages with? Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
This article claims that Mohammed bin Salman personally sent Jeff Bezos a virus via WhatsApp that allowed the Saudis to hack his device...that sound you hear is Jared Kushner sprinting to the IT desk.
Saudi Crown Prince allegedly personally hacked Jeff Bezos’ cell phone Bezos owns the Washington Post, and this took place five months before CP Salman had Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi murdered.
Jared’s best pal (and possibly business partner?) hacking one of Trump’s targets of abuse would seem to raise some questions…
Audible gasps in the newsroom as people read about MBS hacking Jeff Bezos's phone for dong pics and God knows what else
This story is bananas.
🤣 NEWS 🤣 "apparently been sent..." "...believed to have included a malicious file" “highly probable” "sources who spoke to the Guardian on the condition of anonymity" "according to a person familiar with the matter." "may have had a personal involvement"
“The Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos had his mobile phone “hacked” in 2018 after receiving a WhatsApp message that had apparently been sent from the personal account of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, sources have told the Guardian. ”
Jeff Bezos, the billionaire owner of Amazon and the Washington Post, had his mobile phone “hacked” in 2018 after receiving a WhatsApp message that had apparently been sent from the personal account of the Saudi crown prince.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
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This is absolutely wild: Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos' phone, and MBS was seemingly personally involved in the effort.
“It is clear that the Saudis have no real boundaries or limits in terms of what they are prepared to do in order to protect and advance MBS” Hundreds of Saudi human rights activists could’ve told you that..
Five months before the murder of Jamal Khashoggi: Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
A preview of the transition from "rule of law" to "rule of power". There are no boundaries. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
We know that an investigation by a UN expert is ongoing; we DON'T know if Callamard is looking into Bezos' phone being hacked by MBS. And unclear who conducted the "digital forensics" on Bezos' phone. Which feels like the next essential fact to dig up!
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This is extraordinary, even by Saudi standards.
man, if this bears out
This is incredible -- Crown Prince MBS's personal WhatsApp account was allegedly used to hack Bezos.
For all the nuttiness of the past few years, the MBS-Kushner-Trump-Keshoggi mess is looking exceptionally sordid.
“It is clear that the Saudis have no real boundaries or limits in terms of what they are prepared to do...” Including playing games with the concept of citizenship, which is critical to legal order. #robotrights cf
Jeff Bezos hack: Amazon boss's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince' Exclusive: investigation suggests Washington Post owner was targeted five months before murder of Jamal Khashoggi
This story is just mind-boggling. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
"For reasons still to be better understood, the Saudi angle seems to hit a particularly sensitive nerve"
“It is clear that the Saudis have no real boundaries or limits in terms of what they are prepared to do…” Including playing games with the concept of citizenship, which is critical to legal order–cf re the Sophia #robotrights ploy.
"The possibility that the head of one of America’s leading companies was targeted by Saudi Arabia could pose a dilemma for the White House." What "dilemma"? With the Bezos-hack revelation, Trump will love MBS more than ever.
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Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
MBS: Check out dis supercute dog vid on the Dodo Bezos:<tap> This is a wild, wild story
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos's phone 'hacked by Saudi crown prince'
Oh, so it looks like Trump's friends MBS and Pecker worked together to humiliate the man Trump calls "Jeff Bozo"
Of all the ways Bezos could turn ownership of WaPo to his advantage, victim of revenge porn hacking by a future head of state was not high on anybody's list
When your nudes hack funds 1,000 VC-backed security startups