FakeReporter is an online social-initiative watchdog established by researchers, activists, and digital experts. Using a combination of intelligence experts and an online crowdsourced report & research platform, FakeReporter and its community lead a civil effort against malicious online activities, such as disinformation, hate speech, violence, and online incitement.
Since their founding last year, FakeReporter have tracked and reported on hundreds of group chats planning anti-Arab violence throughout Israel, revealed Iranian attempts to interfere with Israeli politics online, and exposed a breach in the Strava app which exposed dozens of Israeli security personnel and soldiers.
With your support, FakeReporter are exposing and stopping attempts to use social media to mislead voters. In just a few years FakeReporter has emerged as Israel’s leading organisation fighting malicious online activity, exposing and disarming fake accounts and disinformation campaigns.