Jeff Bezos' phone reportedly hacked via malicious WhatsApp message from Saudi prince

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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was later implicated in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was later implicated in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi

Bezos had shared his number with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at a dinner in Los Angeles

The phone of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was reportedly hacked in 2018 through a WhatsApp message from the personal account of Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. That's according to an in...

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