Messenger From Facebook Rolls Out Alerts to Warn Users of Impersonators, Scams

Minors will be prompted to take action if they are contacted by adults they don’t know

The new feature taps Facebook’s machine learning technology to detect behavioral signals that may indicate imposters or scams Facebook

Messenger From Facebook is introducing new in-application notifications to warn people who are about to interact with someone impersonating someone else or trying to scam them. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.