Facebook accused of spying on "potentially dangerous" users for social networks

The publication learned about spying on "potentially dangerous" users from conversations with several former

Facebook employees. According to them, the social network maintains a special registry of users who were unhappy with Facebook services or showed aggressive behavior towards the company and its managers.

For some users of the so-calledThe BOLO list is monitored by their IP addresses. Former Facebook employees claim to be “hundreds of names.” The reasons for inclusion in the list are quite subjective, they note - for example, the user may come under the supervision of insulting Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook representative in conversation with Gizmodosaid that the company "there is a group that ensures the physical security of Facebook employees", but its employees do not monitor the users of the social network.

Earlier it was reported that Facebook is payingusers for installing the Facebook Research VPN service — an application that allows you to track user behavior and capture consumer habits.