Technology: Facebook owned by Metaverse is locking out users who failed to activate Facebook Protect? Yes, Facebook is locking out people who did not activate the ‘Facebook Protect’ programme.
Several users are complaining that that facebook sent a mysterious, spam-like email which they ignored for security reasons and they turn on facebook protect which resulted them to get their facebook profile locked out. Number of users complaning the same and took to twitter complaining about the spam like notification.
Many users are complaining saying that i didn’t respond to emails that looked like spam about the new protect system and now the meta locked out users from Facebook indefinitely.
The email received from Facebook email asked the users to turn on the Facebook Protect feature by a certain date and failing to do so would be locked out of their account. Many users believed it as spam and didn’t respond to the emails due to privacy concerns.
The initial deadline is March 17 and now, users are being locked out of their Facebook accounts for not turning on facebook protect. Several users are complaining and security key options did’t work .
What is Facebook Protect?
Facebook protect is nothing but a security programme for people who are most likely to get targettted by melicious hackers. This facebook protect feature helps people like human rights defenders, Journalists and govt officials and other groups of people who are influential in the society.
After facing issues turning on facebook protect a user posted that the theis features is so annoying and facebook is not letting me turn it on and hoping facebook fixes this issue soon.
The company Metaverse still needs to repond on the issue and is yet to make an official comment on sending spam-like notifications on Facebook Protect. Hope facebook will look into the issues and resolve them as soon as possible.