Zuckerberg said about Facebook protection from Russian hackers

Цукерберг заявил о защите Facebook от русских хакеров

The social network has identified and removed doubtful accounts before the elections in various countries around the world. The founder and head of Facebook mark Zuckerberg said that the social network now more willing to face the possible interference in the elections than it was two years ago. He noted that the mission of the service is “to enhance the good and mitigate the harm”, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to Internetua

In the United States have accused Russia of spreading through social networks of misinformation and fake news that could affect the voting process during the US presidential election in 2016.

Zuckerberg wrote in his blog that the company’s efforts at that time were focused on the confrontation between traditional types of cyber attacks such as phishing, hacking accounts and malware. “We identified them and notified the government and the victims,” – said the head of Facebook.

“What we didn’t expect, is that foreign users will start coordinated information takecares fake accounts, spreading discord and misinformation,” admitted Zuckerberg.

He recalled that the social network has identified and removed doubtful accounts before the elections in various countries around the world. However, he noted that despite the progress the company continues to face “with sophisticated and well-funded opponents”.

The founder and head of Facebook mark Zuckerberg said that the social network now more willing to face the possible interference in the elections than it was two years ago. He noted that the mission of the service is “to enhance the good and mitigate the harm.”

In the United States have accused Russia of spreading through social networks of misinformation and fake news that could affect the voting process during the US presidential election in 2016.

Zuckerberg wrote in his blog that the company’s efforts at that time were focused on the confrontation between traditional types of cyber attacks such as phishing, hacking accounts and malware. “We identified them and notified the government and the victims,” – said the head of Facebook.

“What we didn’t expect, is that foreign users will start coordinated information takecares fake accounts, spreading discord and misinformation,” admitted Zuckerberg.

He recalled that the social network has identified and removed doubtful accounts before the elections in various countries around the world. However, he noted that despite the progress the company continues to face “with sophisticated and well-funded opponents”.

“They will not surrender and will continue to evolve. We must constantly improve and be a step ahead,” the slelat conclusion mark Zuckerberg.

“They will not surrender and will continue to evolve. We must constantly improve and be a step ahead,” the slelat conclusion mark Zuckerberg.

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