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How to defend against Fake Profiles or Catfishing against harassment, revenge and online scams (Part 1)

How to defend against Fake Profiles or Catfishing against harassment, revenge and online scams (Part 1)

Ryo Suzuki

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Catfishing is when someone uses images and information (often taken from other people’s social media accounts) to create a new, fake online identity using an individual’s entire identity as their own. Social media accounts created for this purpose can not only damage the reputation of the true owner of the identity but are created to establish dishonest relationships online. Although catfishing used to be most popular among adults using online dating platforms, it has now become a…

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