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Facebook removes 251 accounts for "inauthentic activity" ahead of midterms

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 11th, 2018

Facebook removes another 800 pages, accounts ahead of midterms

Facebook announced that they have shut down 559 Facebook Pages and 251 accounts right ahead of midterm elections. Veuer's Natasha Abellard has the stor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 12th, 2018

Facebook removes over 550 Pages, 250 accounts in latest spam purge ahead of US midterms

The hundreds of bad accounts were removed for breaking the site's rules for "spam and.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2018

Facebook removes over 550 Pages, 250 accounts in latest spam purge ahead of U.S. midterms

The hundreds of bad accounts were removed for breaking the site's rules for "spam and.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2018

Facebook removes 783 fake pages, accounts tied to Iran

Facebook says it has removed 783 Iran-linked pages, accounts and groups from its service for what it calls "coordinated inauthentic behavior." .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 1st, 2019

Facebook removes accounts engaged in coordinated inauthentic behavior from Iran

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 31st, 2019

Facebook blocks accounts citing foreign interference

Facebook blocked 115 accounts saying they may have been engaged in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" ahead of the U.S. midterm elections. Tara Cleary reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 6th, 2018

Facebook blocks 115 accounts ahead of US midterm elections

Facebook says it has blocked 115 accounts for suspected "coordinated inauthentic" behavior on the eve of the U.S. midterm elections......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 6th, 2018

Facebook removes fake accounts tied to Iran that lured over 1 mln followers

Facebook Inc said on Friday it had deleted more accounts originating in Iran that attracted more than 1 million U.S. and British followers, its latest effort to combat disinformation activity on its platform......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 26th, 2018

Facebook removes more pages linked to Iranian propaganda campaign

Facebook Inc. said Friday it had found and deleted more accounts and pages linked to an Iranian group that seeks to inflame tensions in the U.S. ahead of midterm elections......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2018

Facebook sets up "war room" to take down fake news

Facebook launched a unit called "war room" to combat disinformation and fake accounts ahead of midterms. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Facebook Removes 652 Accounts Linked To "Inauthentic Behavior" Originating In Iran And Russia

Facebook said late on Tuesday that it had removed multiple pages, groups and accounts for "coordinated inauthentic.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook removes 652 bogus accounts tied to Russia, Iran trying to sow division

Facebook Inc. dismantled 652 pages, groups and accounts engaged in an coordinated influence campaign ahead of the 2018 U.S. midterm elections, part of the social-media company’s broader purge of bad actors on its site......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 21st, 2018

Facebook Removes Over 650 Pages, Accounts Linked To Russia, Iran for ‘Inauthentic Behavior’

Company doesn't say if these entities had spread "fake news," j.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook removes 652 bogus accounts trying to influence midterm elections

Facebook Inc. dismantled 652 pages, groups and accounts engaged in an coordinated influence campaign ahead of the 2018 U.S. midterm elections, part of the social-media company’s broader purge of bad actors on its site......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 21st, 2018

Facebook removes accounts involved in "coordinated inauthentic behavior"

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 31st, 2018

Facebook removes pages, accounts targeting people in Moldova

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 14th, 2019

WhatsApp Bans 2 Million Fake or Abusive Accounts Each Month

And machine learning is helping it do that. Facebook-owned WhatsApp shed light on Wednesday on how it works to ban fake and abusive accounts on its wildly popular messaging service. Ahead of a major election in India, WhatsApp held a press confe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 6th, 2019

Facebook Says It Removed 783 Accounts Tied to an Iranian Manipulation Campaign

It's not the first time Facebook has detected this type of activity and traced it back to Iran. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 31st, 2019

Facebook removes 783 fake pages, accounts tied to Iran

The accounts on Facebook and Instagram typically misrepresented themselves a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 31st, 2019

Facebook removes more accounts tied to Iran

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it removed pages, groups and accounts tied to Iran for using and coordinating fake accounts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2019