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The Saudi crown prince allegedly hacked Jeff Bezos' phone. Meet 34-year-old Mohammed bin Salman, who's at the center of human rights issues and drops millions on yachts and mansions

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Mohammed bin Salman is the 34-year-old crown prince of Saudi Arabia.
The UN said this week it had received credible information that Prince Mohammed hacked the personal cell phone of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, which the Saudi embassy has denied.
The Saudi crown prince controls part of the royal family's vast wealth, which is estimated at up to $1.4 trillion and includes Saudi Aramco , the most valuable company in the world .
Prince Mohammed has spent his fortune on a $500 million yacht , a $300 million French chateau , and a $450 million Leonardo da Vinci painting.
In 2018, bin Salman faced...
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Explainer: Bezos allegations put phone hacking technology in the spotlight

Explainer: Bezos allegations put phone hacking technology in the spotlight

23 days ago   |   By Reuters

Allegations that Amazon.com boss and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos had his phone hacked by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have put a spotlight on the security of smartphones and the secretive tools used to hack them.
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