Fake Facebook Profiles and Pages – the Tools of Scammers, Bullies and Thieves

Imitation is said to be the sincerest form of flattery, but that is hardly the case on Facebook.

Facecrooks, THE Social Media Watchdog for Facebook Scams

receives countless reports from people and page administrators that have had their profiles or pages copied by scammers or bullies. The most common scenario is someone copies the name, profile picture and other available photos of their intended victim. The next thing they do is block the person they are impersonating and send friend requests to everyone on the victim’s friends list. This is done to infiltrate their social network.

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