Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man with $116.4 billion according to an Oxfam report this week, believes his smartphone was hacked in the middle of 2018. He ordered an outside investigator to look into the matter because tabloid National Enquirer published text messages he’d sent to his mistress, as he was in the process of divorcing his wife of 25 years. Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman had sent a video via WhatsApp to Mr Bezos, believed to contain malware, which was probably the source of the hacking. The Saudi Embassy in the US Tweeted today that the notion was ‘’absurd’’. City AM today carries a double-page advert featuring the City of London skyline from oil giant Aramco.
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