Amazon founder of the Head of the security service and President Jeff Bezos, said Saturday that the monarchy of Saudi Arabia multmillonario hacked into the phone and get personal information about that scandal then.
Gavin De Becker, a security consultant with extensive experience, who was hired by Mr. Bezos said,ABIA has completed the investigation into the publication in January filtered text messages between Bezos and Lauren Sanchez, expresentadora TV, which the tabloid National Enquirer According to him, the businessman is.
In the last monthBezos accused the newspaper of trying to blackmail him by threatening to publish the "intimate photos" who allegedly sent the owner Sanche, when the public does not say that the tabloid reports about him were not politically motivated.
"Our researchers and some experts have concluded that the Saudis have access to your personal information and Bezos has received "De Becker wrote in an article for the site The Daily Beast.
He also noted that although the lover brother Bezos received money National Enquirer to disseminate information, its role may simply be a distraction.
The representative of Saudi Arabia Embassy in Washington did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In February, Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the kingdom was not "absolutely nothing to do" reports National Enquirer.
Becker tied hacking with wide coverage The Washington Post, Bezos ownership of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul Riyadh last year. Khashoggi was also a prominent columnist.
"Obviously, the Mohammed bin Salman said The Washington Post great enemy, "said De Becker, referring to the Saudi Crown Prince, which the US Senate has accused Khashoggi death after a closed hearing with the CIA.
But De Becker did not specify what part of the Saudi government blamed the phone hacking Bezos, and gave some details of the investigation, which led to the conclusion that the oil kingdom posted. The results "were he transferred to federal authorities," he said.
Bezos hired Gavin de Becker & Associates, to see how your text messages and photos of an intimate hands reached National Enquirer, he said, the illegitimate holder of the Amazon case, which led to their divorce.
Accused US media mogul Inc. (AMI), Enquirer editor, and led by David Pecker, with "Blackmail" by threatening to publish intimate photos, unless the investigation is over. Amazon chief refused, and published copies of emails AMI.
"Of course, I do not want your private photos publishedBut I do not want to participate in the known methods of extortion, political mercy of political attacks and corruption "Bezos said at the time.
While Syria stressed that the Crown Prince was not involved in the murder of Khashoggi. Riyadh said at first he did not know what happened to the journalist, and then attributed to a rogue agent.
With information from Reuters, AFP and EFE