YouTube Content Stealing Spambots on Reddit
Reddit is a good place to share content, but also a good place to attempt to make some money on clicks from unsuspecting or indifferent users. Lately I’ve been seeing a pattern regarding videos stolen from other YouTube channels, reuploaded and monetized with ads. These videos are then mass posted on Reddit by bots masquerading as real users.
tl;dr: Spambots are posting links to stolen videos on Reddit, copying comments from others to masquerade as legitimate users.