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Facebook for six months removed more than 3 billion fake accounts

The company clarified that it noticed a significant increase in cases of registration of fake pages.

From October 2018 to the end of March 2019, Facebook has deleted more than 3 billion fake accounts. This is reported in the press release.

In 2019, the company has already deleted over 2.2 billion of such accounts. Facebook clarified that they noticed a significant increase in the creation of fake pages.

The number of fake pages, according to the company, among the monthly active users of the social network was 5%. Most of these accounts found within a couple of minutes after registration, other users could not see them.


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