As we know we are living in the digital world and our online data is very important , it is very important to that we should make our online data safe as most of the population in world is using facebook their data is online as our data is online their is more risk of leaked of data stealing of the personal info and many more things can happen .
So To protect our online information facebook has introduced additional tools to protect the political campaign all over the world. to protect the users of the facebook by getting manipulate by the political advertisement and by its promotions
So facebook has decided to launch the to launch the pilot programme to increase the security of the facebook users and protect them by getting diverted by the political campaign .
Over the past year, the company has invested in new technology and more people to stay ahead of bad actors who are determined to use Facebook to disrupt elections.
From the last incident of the cambridge analitica and facebook last incident in April of data leak ,the company is now more concern about the data security of the users.
“This pilot programme is an addition to our existing security tools and procedures, and we will apply what we learn to other elections in the US and around the world,” said Facebook.
“As we detect abuse, we will continue to share relevant information with law enforcement and other companies so we can maximise our effectiveness,” it added.
According to a the report , A working paper released last week revealed a significant drop-off in the engagements 570 fake news sites received on Facebook since the 2016 US presidential elections.
“At its peak, there were 200 million monthly engagements with the sites. As of July 2018, that’s dropped to 70 million,” the report added.
“Our sophistication in handling these threats is growing and improving quickly. We now have about 15,000 people working on security and content review. We’ll have more than 20,000 by the end of this year,” he told the lawmakers.
The Facebook CEO apologised for what happened and took responsibility for everything. He also said that there is an online propaganda “arms race” with Russia and it was important to make sure no one interferes in any more elections, including in India.
“The most important thing I care about right now is making sure no one interferes in the various 2018 elections around the world,” he testified before a 44-Senator panel.