With Google’s Former Identity Director As CTO And $2M In New Funding, Trulioo Launches Fake Facebook Profile Detector

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http://techcrunch.com – Identity verification startup Trulioo is launching its first product today — Profile Plus, a service that analyzes Facebook profiles and determines whether they’re likely to be spoof accounts. The company has had a busy few months, and in conjunction with the Profile Plus launch, it’s also announcing that it has raised $2 million in seed funding from Blumberg Capital and hired Andrew Nash as its CTO. Nash’s most recent job was as the director of Internet identity products as Google, and he first joined Trulioo as an advisor before coming on full-time in August. Co-founder a (IT news)