Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Facebook removed 3 billion fake accounts over 6 months

New Zealand Herald Thursday, 23 May 2019
Facebook removed 3 billion fake accounts over 6 monthsFacebook said it had removed more than 3 billion fake accounts between October and March, a spike in inauthentic activity that the tech giant attributed to "unsophisticated" bad actors that are caught while creating scores of fake...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: Wochit Tech - Published < > Embed
News video: Facebook Has Already Banned 2.2 Billion Fake Accounts In Q1

Facebook Has Already Banned 2.2 Billion Fake Accounts In Q1 00:47

In the first three months of 2019, Facebook banned a staggering 2.2 billion fake accounts. This information was provided in the tech giant's third edition of its Community Standards Enforcement report. Facebook's VP of Integrity also issued a statement saying, "The amount of accounts we took action...

Recent related videos from verified sources

Fake accounts linked to Catalan separatists among thousands removed by Twitter [Video]Fake accounts linked to Catalan separatists among thousands removed by Twitter

Fake accounts linked to Catalan separatists among thousands removed by Twitter

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:33Published

Twitter Airs Some Dirty Politics Laundry [Video]Twitter Airs Some Dirty Politics Laundry

Twitter fights fake news by revealing accounts with bad activity.

Credit: Celebrity Wire     Duration: 01:20Published

Instagram Is Done With Fake Followers And Likes [Video]Instagram Is Done With Fake Followers And Likes

It's time to discover who is truly popular on Instagram.

Credit: Celebrity Wire     Duration: 00:56Published

Facebook Deletes Numerous Russian Fake News Accounts [Video]Facebook Deletes Numerous Russian Fake News Accounts

Facebook puts its foot down on fake news with latest measures.

Credit: Celebrity Wire     Duration: 01:15Published


Recent related news from verified sources

Why the world that you are living in feels so fake

If you've ever had a sneaking suspicion that nothing is like what it seems in the world of social media, then the news this May that Facebook deleted more than 2...
IndiaTimes

Over three billion fake emails sent out daily

At least 3.4 billion fake emails are sent around the world every day, according to a new report from email verification company Valimail, with the majority of...
betanews

You Might Like


Other recent news in Technology

Microsoft Edge Preview for WINDOWS 7 and 8.1 Now Available for DownloadA SAMSUNG EXEC says that it's fixed the problems that made the $2000 Galaxy Fold break for some reviewers — but there's still no release date
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.