Facebook is overrun with fake accounts impersonating tech execs like Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Sundar Pichai (FB, GOOG)

Credit: Business Insider- Published on May 16, 2019
· *Facebook is overrun with fake accounts pretending to be famous technology industry executives.*
· *The fraudulent accounts are purporting to be everyone from Tesla CEO Elon Musk to Apple CEO Tim Cook, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.*
· *The existence of the accounts raise questions about Facebook's...
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Published on May 16, 2019 -  00:34
Facebook Says Removes 265 'Fake Accounts' Linked to Israel
According to Reuters, Facebook said that it had removed 265 Facebook and Instagram accounts, pages, groups and events linked to Israel due to what it called “inauthentic behavior” targeting users in Southeast Asia, Latin America and Africa. The move is part of wider efforts by Facebook to address concerns over privacy lapses and hate speech in social media.

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