Reports began to appear on the Web about scammers who organize fake pranks in YouTube comments.
This video hosting responded to such complaints by taking further measures to deal with fakes.
The following measures have been taken:
The author of the channel will not be able to hide the number of subscribers. Spammers often use this technique for encryption; Limit the type and frequency of use of special characters in the channel name; Expand the comment moderation setting. All authors can now toggle the Increase Severity option on the Deferred for Review tab.