AMAZON BOSS Jeff Bezos has revealed that he believes his phone has been hacked by Saudi Arabia, following an investigation.
Mr Bezos hired an investigator after his private messages were leaked to the National Enquirer (still not us) revealing an affair he is said to have had with a newscaster, including pictures of his dinkle.
Gavin de Becker found evidence of a hack linking back to coverage in the Washington Post of the murder of writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Arabian embassy.
A lengthy editorial in The Daily Beast, an ally of Bezos, sees De Becker deliberately broke an agreement with the National Enquirer (still not us) not to say anything that doesn't fit in with their version of events.
It includes information that Bezos, who deliberately leaked his own photos on Medium so the tabloid didn't have the satisfaction, had instructed De Becker to "spend whatever is needed" to find the culprit.
"Our investigators and several experts concluded with high confidence that the Saudis had access to Bezos' phone, and gained private information. As of today, it is unclear to what degree, if any, AMI (the publisher) was aware of the details."
The investigation suggests that the Saudi government has been gunning for Bezos since his paper reported extensively on the Khasoggi murder.
Furthermore, it found that many of the hacking techniques used to bring down Khasoggi were in use in exposing the Bezos member.
It also shows several public attacks on Bezos - this is one of the least offensive and we still better say, apologies if you are offended, we're just the messenger:
"We as Saudis will never accept to be attacked by the Washington Post in the morning, only to buy products from Amazon and Souq.com by night! Strange that all three companies are owned by the same Jew who attacks us by day, and sells us products by night!"
Mister De Becker has said he will make no further comment on the matter and has handed his evidence to federal authorities.
For clarity, we previously reported that Bezos has a "huge clock" - nothing else. μ
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