Facebook Fake Accounts: 583 MIllion Shut Down So Far in 2018
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 Facebook deleted fake accounts to the tune of 583 million in the first three months of 2018, the social media giant said Tuesday, detailing how it enforces "community standards" against sexual or violent images, terrorist propaganda or hate speech.
The social media giant’s first Community Standards Enforcement Report reveals the company canceled roughly 583 million fake accounts in the first three months of 2018 alone — as part of its efforts to restore public trust.
Facebook says it has taken down hundreds of fake accounts with millions of followers in the run-up to the US midterm elections …
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of 14 Million Users A security flaw in Facebook's "view as" feature gave hackers the ability to potentially take over user profiles. 14 million of those people..