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Facebook Asking Locked Out Users to Provide Government ID

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

If this happened to me, I’d interpret it as a sign that it’s way past time to stop using Facebook …

If you have opened Twitter today you may have noticed an increase in messages reporting that the social media site Facebook was asking them to provide a Government ID to unlock their account on the site. The message that users received during log in to their Facebook account states the following: “For security reasons your account is temporarily locked. If this account reflects your real name and personal information, please help us verify it”.