Today facebook has announced that the facebook will adding a new measure to secure the facebook pages with large US following to make it harder to administer the page by fake or compromised account.
For now facebook took this step only for the pages having large US audience, Facebook may apply these rule on other pages in future.
This rule ensure that the pages which are administered with Genuine account can only be kept running.
Facebook pages will now have to go through a “Page Publishing Authorization process” this will require page managers to secure their account and verify their locations.
Facebook mentioned that this process will only take few minutes to complete these process.
And if they are not choosing to submit authorization process, than they will no longer able to post on the pages.
The Pages admin will receive a notice at the top of their News Feed Directing them to begin the process.Company says this enforcement will begin this month itself.
In this process facebook will ask to secure your account using two factor authentication. This process will make hard to hijack their account by the third party. this is a great steps by the facebook and every one should follow this. not just page admins.
For every facebook pages owner need to verify their location separately. Under the page history facebook will show when the pages were merged with another.
Instagram will also going to do something same for security purpose, Instagram will allow peoples to see more details about large audience.