Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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Chinese hackers used fake Facebook accounts in attempt to trick Uygur minority, says site

  • The effort, which Facebook described as ‘highly targeted’ saw a group of hackers create fake personalities on Facebook to build relationships with Uygurs, a Muslim ethnic group in China
  • Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing

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Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Facebook’s probe found links between the hackers and two China-based tech firms but no direct links to Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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