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

MailOnline Tuesday, 15 May 2018
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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News video: Facebook Drops 583M Fake Accounts

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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.

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