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Facebook says it shut down 1.3 BILLION fake accounts in the last six months

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Facebook says it shut down 1.3 BILLION fake accounts in the last six monthsFacebook disclosed that it disabled 1.3 billion 'fake accounts' over the past two quarters, many of which had 'the intent of spreading spam or conducting illicit activities such as scams'.
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Facebook shut down 1.3 billion fake accounts in the last six months

Facebook shut down 1.3 billion fake accounts in the last six months
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