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Fake Facebook Users and likes

Fake Facebook Users and likes

Posted on 13 Jul 2012 at 4:39pm
A BBC investigation suggests companies are wasting alot of money on adverts to gain “likes” from Facebook members who have no real interest in their products. Many account holders who click on the links have lied about their personal details, and a security expert said some of the profiles appeared to be “fakes”run by computer programs to spread spam.Facebook said it had “not seen evidence of a significant problem”.When a user has clicked on a link the company it belongs to can then post content on their news feed, send them messages and alert their…