Facebook Sues 2 Web Hosting Companies for Trademark Infringement, Cybersquatting

Sites offered tools compromising the social network and Instagram, as well as phishing attempts

Some sites were designed to resemble official Facebook and Instagram URLs and login pages traffic_analyzer/iStock

Facebook filed a lawsuit against two web hosting companies with the aim of removing sites that offer tools for phishing and hacking accounts on the social network and Instagram.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.