Facebook Cloning Explained! Facebook cloning describes a technique in which scammers create a fake Facebook profile by using images and other information stolen from a targeted user’s real Facebook profile.
The scammers may be able to create a profile that – at least at first glance – looks very much like the target’s genuine profile. Especially if the victim has all or some of his or her profile material set to “public”.
Right now, this one of the most popular reports over on Hoax-Slayer. Cloning scams have increased significantly in recent years. So, it’s an issue that all Facebook users need to be aware of.