Regulate Social Media – A SCARS Campaign

//Regulate Social Media - A SCARS Campaign

SCARS|RSN™ Insight: Facebook 1 Billion Fake Profiles [Infographic]

SCARS|RSN™ Insight: Facebook 1 Billion Fake Profiles [Infographic] Think About This? There Are About 2+ Billion Profiles On Facebook! THAT IS A LOT OF PEOPLE - MORE THAN CHINA & THE U.S. COMBINED! Now think about 1 billion fake facebook profiles? That's 50% of Facebook profiles! This Concerns Us! What about other social media and online platforms? Facebook themselves admits to deleting over a billion fake profiles a year! And allows between 8% or more [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Advocacy: What The FTC Facebook Settlement Means For Consumers

SCARS|RSN™ Advocacy: What The FTC Facebook Settlement Means For Consumers The Next Time Users Visit Facebook, Things Might Not Look Different, But Big Changes Are Brewing Behind The Scenes The FTC’s record-breaking $5 billion settlement requires Facebook to conduct a massive overhaul of its consumer privacy practices. The settlement also makes major changes to Facebook’s operations and CEO Mark Zuckerberg no longer has sole control over privacy. First, some background. Facebook is a [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Fined $5 Billion Dollars By U.S. Federal Trade Commission

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Fined $5 Billion Dollars By U.S. Federal Trade Commission BREAKING NEWS UNITED STATES FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION FINES FACEBOOK US$5,000,000,000.00 [5 BILLION DOLLARS] Democrat Party Members on the Commission Voted Against Fining Facebook for misconduct and violation of their user's privacy and other abuses. The matter was passed by Republican members of the commission. Final Terms and use of the funds will be announced soon. We will post more news [...]

SCARS|RSN™ FACEBOOK NEWS: Facebook Removed Over 2 Billion Fake Accounts, But The Problem Is Getting Worse

SCARS|RSN™ FACEBOOK NEWS: Facebook Removed Over 2 Billion Fake Accounts, But The Problem Is Getting Worse Despite recent enforcement actions, Facebook is still plagued by fake accounts, including thousands helping promote a far-right German political party. Facebook announced this week it removed 2.19 billion fake accounts between January and March, its biggest-ever takedown of fakes in a single quarter. Company CEO Mark Zuckerberg confidently told media that “we’re taking down more fake accounts than ever.” «See Facebook Claims [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Gets Serious – Fake Account Removal Doubles In 6 Months To 3Billion Fake & Scammer Profiles

SCARS|RSN™ Scam & Scamming News: Facebook Gets Serious - Fake Account Removal Doubles In 6 Months To 3Billion Fake & Scammer Profiles Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday. Nearly all of them were caught before they had a chance to become “active” users of the social network. In a new report, Facebook said it saw a “steep increase” in [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Insight: Facebook Community Standards Enforcement Report 2019

SCARS|RSN™ Insight: Facebook Community Standards Enforcement Report 2019 From SCARS|ANALYTICS™ How Prevalent Were Fake Account Violations On Facebook? Facebook says that they estimate that fake accounts represented approximately 5% of our worldwide monthly active users (MAU) on Facebook during Q1 2019 and Q4 2018. BULLSHIT! According To Facebook Community Standards Enforcement Report (from Facebook) We want to protect and respect both expression and personal safety on Facebook. Our goal is to create a [...]

SCARS™ Special Report: Anti-Scam Quackery & The Need For Professionalism

A Special Report from SCARS™ - Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Inc. Every Scam Victim Needs To Read This Anti-Scam Quackery & The Need For Professionalism Quackery, Often Synonymous With Many Different Types Of Fraud, Is The Promotion Of Fraudulent Or Ignorant Practices A "Quack" is a "fraudulent or ignorant pretender to professional skill" or "a person who pretends, professionally or publicly, to have skill, knowledge, qualification or credentials they do not [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Online Safety – COPPA Regulation: A Few Tips To Keep Your Child Safe Online

SCARS|RSN™ Online Safety - COPPA Regulation: A Few Tips To Keep Your Child Safe Online Protecting Your Child’s Privacy Online As a parent, you have control over the personal information companies collect online from your kids under 13. The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act gives you tools to do that. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule. If a site or service is covered by COPPA, it [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Social Media News: A Huge Facebook Redesign Is Coming – But It’S Far More Than A New Website

SCARS|RSN™ Social Media News: A Huge Facebook Redesign Is Coming – But It'S Far More Than A New Website After a brutal 2018 that forced Facebook to admit it hasn't got the best reputation when it comes to privacy, Mark Zuckerberg has big plans for the social networking platform in 2019: Facebook is being redesigned. Zuckerberg made the announcements during Facebook's F8 event near the company's home turf in San Jose, California, where he addressed the past [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam Basics: Too Many Facebook Groups

SCARS|RSN™ Scam Basics: Too Many Facebook Groups All Scam Victims Have Asked Themselves How And Why They Were Targeted! Did You Ever Think It Was The Groups You Joined? Facebook is a wonderous platform connecting half of the world - at least if you believe Facebook. The Reality Though Is Quite Different. At least half of all Facebook profiles are fake or fraudulent. Just imagine that, over one billion fake profiles! (See here [...]

The New Order On The Internet & Product Safety – SCARS|RSN™ Safety

SCARS|RSN™ Safety: The New Order On The Internet & Product Safety We Have To Change Our Attitudes And Behaviors In The Beginning In the days of AmericaOnline, Compuserve, Prodigy, and even the early days of the web in the 90s, it was all about exploring the amazing world online. You would reach out to complete strangers and develop incredible connections, making friends in the farthest corners of the globe. But Those Days Are [...]

Researchers Unearth 74 Facebook Cybercrime Groups With 385,000 Members – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Researchers Unearth 74 Facebook Cybercrime Groups With 385,000 Members Click On The Title In The Content Box Below To View The Full Story     SCARS|RSN™ Team A SCARS Division Miami Florida U.S.A.     TAGS: Scam News, News About Scams, News About Scammers, Global Scamming News, Facebook Groups, Facebook Scammers, Cybercriminals, - - - - - - - - - - - - - - END - - - - [...]

Now Facebook Is Asking For Your Email’S Password If You Want To Use The Site – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Now Facebook Is Asking For Your Email’S Password If You Want To Use The Site The demand from Facebook reads: “To continue using Facebook, you’ll need to confirm your email address. Because you signed up with [email address], you can do this automatically though [email provider].” Click On The Title In The Content Box Below To View The Full Story SCARS|RSN™ Team A SCARS Division Miami Florida U.S.A. TAGS: Facebook, [...]

Where Do Scammers Scam Scam Victims? – SCARS|RSN™ Special Report

SCARS|RSN™ Special Report: Where Do Scammers Scam Scam Victims? We Are Asked Every Single Day If Scammers Scam On This Social Media Or That One! While This list may not be complete these are ALL places where scammers scam on Social Media. In other words, everywhere! If you belong or have an account on any of these - then you are a target. We recommend that you close all social media accounts that you do [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Government Report: FTC Releases 2018 Privacy and Data Security Update

SCARS|RSN™ Government Report: FTC Releases 2018 Privacy and Data Security Update The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s primary privacy and data security enforcer, released its annual report highlighting its privacy and data security work for 2018. [See Below] The FTC’s privacy and security enforcement actions in 2018 included shutting down revenge porn website MyEx.com, approving a settlement with peer-to-peer payment service Venmo over deceptive privacy settings, approving an expanded settlement with Uber Technologies, Inc. to resolve data security and privacy [...]

How You Just Might Get Your Money Back! – A SCARS|RSN™ Special Report

SCARS|RSN™ Special Report: How You Just Might Get Your Money Back! The following is an editorial and is NOT intended to express a legal opinion. We strongly recommend that all matters of law be discussed and reviewed with a licensed attorney. There Just Might Be A Way To Recover Some Money Is Specific Countries SMALL CLAIMS COURT What is a Small Claim? Small-claims courts have limited jurisdiction to hear civil cases between private litigants. Courts authorized to try small [...]

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