Facebook, the world’s largest social network, has confirmed that it is attempting to “catch suspicious activity” by making users upload selfies to help prove they are real humans.
A screenshot widely-shared across Twitter suggested the platform was now using a new checkpoint system in place of the traditional “captcha” verification process. “Facebook is now locking users out of account features, then demanding that those users ‘verify’ their account to get back in by scanning an image of their face,” the tweet which highlighted the issue read.
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ORIGINAL SOURCE: IBTimes