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Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger to Shut Down Again: False Alarm Detected and Exposed

Nowadays, people take advantage of certain developments to give false alerts to the populace. It is true that there are times that certain developments do occur that most people would not be on the watch out for. It takes us by surprise, but we need to understand that in life all things are possible.

Shortly, there was an expected shut down on the servers of not only Facebook, but Instagram WhatsApp and Messenger. This came as a shock to everyone, but since these are high technology networks, such developments are bound to happen. Most high technology companies do shut down when they have decided to upgrade their system, fix some system glitches or when they are attacked by people that are willing to hack their system.

When it is a situation in which they have decided to fix a system glitch or upgrade the system, they do alert their users before they undertake the project. However, when it is a hack on their system, it is most often, impossible to alert users before the system goes down.

Majority of people are aware that Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger are owned by one individual known as Mark Zuckerberg. For all these high technology companies belonging to him to be shut down in a day, comes as as a surprise. Many have alleged that it was a hack attempted on their system while others think that it was a system upgrade.

Today, we have identified a message going viral on WhatsApp alerting people that Mark Zuckerberg has announced that these platforms would shut down once again for seven days. According to the post, the shut down would begin today, the sixth of October 2021 and would last for seven days. Take a look at the post below.

We have taken the trouble to do a simple search on the posts of Mark Zuckerberg on his Facebook page and have found a post similar to what is being circulated. The only difference is that it does not state that the platforms would be shutting down, but rather said that they would be coming back online. Take a look at the post we have found below.

Now, for you not to be deceived, do a simple search on facebook, typing in the name of Mark Zuckerberg in the search box. Scroll through the posts to check the post you would see on his wall.

Technology has now made most things possible that if you do not get to the main source, you may be deceived.

Do you think that these platforms would shut down for six days?



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