How to report a fake Facebook account?

report fake facebook profile
report fake facebook profile

Facebook is the world's largest social media. Billions of people use Facebook to stay in touch with each other. But unfortunately there are tons of fake Facebook profiles.

Do you know what a fake account is? A fake account is an account whose owner masquerades as something or someone that does not exist. Anyone can create a fake account. All you need is a secondary email address. The opening of the fake account is going to be incredibly easy, the hardest part is making it believable.

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How to report a fake Facebook account?

To report the fake Facebook account, you can follow these steps:

  • Log in to your Facebook account by entering your username and password.
  • After logging in, find the fake account by entering the person's name in the research at the top of the screen.
  • Click on three points on the person's cover photo. (next to message option)
  • Finally, from the drop-down options, select Write a review or report this profile.

After reporting the fake account, is this followed up? Not always. Not often.

I think Facebook uses very specific signals to judge whether an account is fake or not: IP address, location, volume of social connections and probably other parameters that are beyond us. If the fake account meets these criteria then yes, Facebook will do what is necessary.

EL JAOUARI is an author and trainer. Passionate about IT security and new technologies. His tutorials have helped many people to better master today's computer tools.