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Federal and state authorities are investigating the sellers of
artificial followers and other fraudulent social media engagement.
More than a million followers have disappeared from the accounts of dozens of prominent Twitter users in recent days as the company faces growing criticism over the proliferation of fake accounts and scrutiny from federal and state inquiries into the shadowy firms that sell fake followers. 126 more words
If you’re a regular internet user, you may have noticed that said internet is swarming with bots. Yet the extent of the presence of fake accounts on platforms like Twitter may be greater –and more organized– than many previously thought. 651 more words
In September 2016, Wells Fargo (an American international bank) announced that their employees had opened millions of unauthorized bank accounts. The unauthorized accounts were created in order for employees to boost their sales figures, earning them more money. 29 more words