Ars Technica: Already facing an uphill misinformation fight, Facebook loses to scammers, too

Ars Technica: Already facing an uphill misinformation fight, Facebook loses to scammers, too. “Responding to critics in the US Congress and elsewhere who say Facebook isn’t doing enough to stop the flow of disinformation, the social network in recent days has purged hundreds of accounts it found were designed to sway elections, sow social division, and prop up ruthless governments. The focus has left an opening for scammers who routinely use Facebook to send unsuspecting users to fraudulent dating sites.”

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