Facebook Is Locking out Users for Reporting on Accounts Impersonating Them
Oct. 16, 2019
Is someone impersonating your Facebook account or you notice a fake or scammy Facebook account, the giant social media platform will reportedly lock you out if you report them.
This weird. if you report these accounts, Facebook will lock you out of your account. They will ask for for your ID for verification but even after doing scanning your ID, you won’t be let in back to your account.
This video shows it all
The lockout affects Facebook Pages and Instagram Ads – so if you’re page manager, you can’t access business accounts.
Facebook logins haven’t been spared too.
Facebook has yet to give this issue a priority as it has been happening since early July.
Identity theft is no joke, Facebook.( Read in Dwight’s voice )
Some users are reporting that their issue has been fixed