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My Facebook profile had been taken to obtain times on Tinder – and there is nothing I am able to do

Whenever a fraudster utilized her Facebook pictures to setup online that is fake accounts, Lana Price assumed that the web sites could be willing to assist her stop them. As it happens, she couldn’t have already been more incorrect

By Kara Gammell

12:03PM BST 07 Might 2015

Whenever Lana Price* received a text from a close buddy in London saying he would seen her photos on Tinder, she assumed it absolutely was a laugh.

It wasn’t until her friend delivered her a screen shot of a lady known as ‘Lilly’ in the dating application that she began to worry.

The Cardiff-based 27-year-old had never opened a Tinder account and hadn’t gone to London for months, generally there ended up being no mistaking that this is an imposter.

“I was horrified”; she said. “Every second that passed, I became more concerned about just exactly exactly what harm this fraudster could possibly be doing to my image”.

Lana is self-employed along with her facebook that is professional profile associated with her individual one, so just deactivating her account wasn’t an alternative, because it would harm her company. Continue reading