Crypto Community Is Fooling Facebook
February 7, 2018
Earlier this month we
A founder of a cybersecurity startup called Comae Technologies Matthieu Suiche posted in his Twitter a screenshot of a crypto ad he found on Facebook. He also figured out how this might have happened.
"This is ridiculous. Ads are evading new Facebook rules against crypto currencies, and ICOs by misspelling them. "BlTC0lN" with L and Zeros."
He attached a screenshot of this ad to his tweet. It showed link to an extremely suspicious article called "MUST READ! Don’t Invest in BlTC0lN Before You Read This." This link was also clickbaiting, because it mentioned Google, although the corporation has absolutely nothing to do with this ad.