Facebook Files Lawsuit Over 12 Deceptive Domain Names

They were registered by India-based Compsys Domain Solutions

Facebook reached out to Compsys about domain names including facebook-verify-inc.com and instagramhjack.com Sergey Granev/iStock

Facebook filed a lawsuit in Virginia Monday against 12 domain names that were registered by Compsys Domain Solutions, a proxy service based in India.

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