Tags coordinated inauthentic behavior

Twitter, Facebook scrub coordinated activity targeting Hong Kong demonstrations

by Jeff Stone • 5 days ago

Twitter also announced it would no longer accept advertising from state-controlled news media.

Facebook shuts down ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’ from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

“We’re taking down these pages, groups and accounts based on their behavior, not the content they posted,” Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy said.

Facebook links Duterte campaign volunteer to 200 bogus accounts

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

The specific identification of Nic Gabunada, former chief executive of Omnicom Media Group Philippines, marks a departure for Facebook in its efforts against "coordinated inauthentic behavior."

Facebook removes accounts for masquerading as news outlets in the Middle East

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

Facebook in recent months has announced similar takedowns of accounts targeting users in Moldova and for spreading disinformation in the Middle East.

Facebook purges accounts for spreading hate speech, this time in the U.K. and Romania

by Joe Warminsky • 6 months ago

The social media giant says it shut down dozens of accounts, pages and groups intended to "engage in hate speech and spread divisive comments on both sides of the political debate" in the United Kingdom and in Romania.

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