Artigo 1
Descrição: Nosso grupo criou um monitor de grupos públicos de WhatsApp.  
A System for Monitoring Public Political Groups in WhatsApp. Gustavo Resende, Johnnatan Messias, Márcio Silva, Jussara Almeida, Marisa Vasconselos, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Multimedia and Web (WebMedia 2018). Salvador, Brazil. October, 2018 [PDF]
 
Artigo 2
Descrição: Nosso grupo criou um mecanismo para medir o viés político de milhares de jornais nos EUA.  
Media Bias Monitor: Quantifying Biases of Social Media News Outlets at Large-Scale. Filipe Ribeiro, Lucas Henrique, Fabrício Benevenuto, Abhijnan Chakraborty, Juhi Kulshrestha, Mahmoudreza Babaei and Krishna P. Gummadi. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’18). Stanford, USA. June, 2018 [PDF]
 
Artigo 3
Inside the Right-Leaning Echo Chambers: Characterizing Gab, an Unmoderated Social System. Lucas Lima, Julio Reis, Philipe Melo, Fabricio Murai, Leandro Araújo, Pantelis Vikatos and Fabricio Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM Int’l Conference on Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2018). Barcelona, Spain. August, 2018 [PDF]
 
Artigo 4: 
Nosso time investigou se propaganda discriminatória pode ser feita através da interface de propagandas no Facebook. 
Potential for Discrimination in Online Targeted Advertising.Till Speicher, Muhammad Ali, Giridhari Venkatadri, Filipe Ribeiro, George Arvanitakis, Fabrício Benevenuto, Krishna P. Gummadi, Patrick Loiseau, and Alan Mislove.In Proceedings of the First Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAT*). New York, USA. February, 2018. [PDF]
 
Outros artigos do nosso grupo que inspiraram o projeto
 
Analyzing Textual (Mis)Information Shared in WhatsApp Groups.
Gustavo Resende, Philipe Melo, Julio C. S. Reis, Marisa Vasconcelos, Jussara Almeida and Fabricio Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Int'l roceedings of the ACM Conference on Web Science (WebSci’19). Boston, USA June, 2019.< [PDF]
 
Explainable Machine Learning for Fake News Detection.
Julio Reis, André Correia, Fabrício Murai, Adriano Veloso and Fabricio Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Int'l roceedings of the ACM Conference on Web Science (WebSci’19). Boston, USA June, 2019. [PDF]
 
WhatsApp Monitor: A Fact-Checking System for WhatsApp.
Philipe Melo, Johnnatan Messias, Gustavo Resende, Kiran Garimella, Jussara Almeida, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’19). Munich, Germany. June, 2019. [PDF]
 
(Mis)Information Dissemination in WhatsApp: Gathering, Analyzing and Countermeasures.
Gustavo Resende, Philipe Melo, Hugo Sousa, Johnnatan Messias, Marisa Vasconcelos, Jussara Almeida, and Fabrício Benevenuto. Proceedings of The Web Conference, San Francisco, USA. May 2019. [PDF]
 
Measuring the Facebook Advertising Ecosystem.
Athanasios Andreou, Márcio Silva, Fabrício Benevenuto, Oana Goga, Patrick Loiseau, and Alan Mislove. In Proceedings of the Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS'19), San Diego, USA. February 2019. [PDF]
 
On Microtargeting Socially Divisive Ads: A Case Study of Russia-Linked Ad Campaigns on Facebook.
Filipe N. Ribeiro, Koustuv Saha, Mahmoudreza Babaei, Lucas Henrique, Johnnatan Messias, Fabrício Benevenuto, Oana Goga, Krishna P. Gummadi, and Elissa M. Redmiles. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAT*'19), Atlanta, Georgia. January 2019. [PDF]
 
Socialbots' First Words: Can Automatic Chatting Improve Influence in Twitter?
Pantelis Vikatos, Alkiviadis Savvopoulos and Fabricio Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM Int’l Conference on Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2018). Barcelona, Spain. August, 2018 [PDF]
 
White, Man, and Highly Followed: Gender and Race Inequalities in Twitter. Johnnatan Messias, Pantelis Vikatos, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI). Leipzig, Germany. August, 2017 [PDF]
 
A Measurement Study of Hate Speech in Social Media. Mainack Mondal, Leandro A. A. Silva, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT). Prague, Czech Republic. July, 2017. [PDF]
 
Demographics of News Sharing in Twitter. Julio Reis, Haewoon Kwak, Jisun An, Johnnatan Messias, and Fabricio Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT). Prague, Czech Republic. July, 2017 [PDF]
 
Linguistic Diversities of Demographic Groups in Twitter. Pantelis Vikatos, Johnnatan Messias, Manoel Miranda, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT). Prague, Czech Republic. July, 2017 [PDF
 
Who Makes Trends? Understanding Demographic Biases in Crowdsourced Recommendations. Abhijnan Chakraborty, Johnnatan Messias, Fabrício Benevenuto, Saptarshi Ghosh, Niloy Ganguly and Krishna P. Gummadi. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’17). Montreal, Canada. May, 2017 [PDF]
 
An Empirical Study of Socialbot Infiltration Strategies in the Twitter Social Network. Carlos Freitas, Fabrício Benevenuto, Adriano Veloso, and Saptarshi Ghoshi. In Social Network Analysis and Mining. December 2016. Volume 6. Number 23. [PDF]
 
Uma Análise do Impacto do Anonimato em Comentários de Notícias Online. Julio Reis, Manoel Júnior, Lucas Miranda, Raquel Prates, Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Simpósio Brasileiro de Sistemas Colaborativos (SBSC). Porto Alegre, Brasil. July, 2016. [PDF]
 
Analyzing the Targets of Hate in Online Social Media. Leandro Silva, Mainack Modal, Denzil Correa, Fabrício Benevenuto, and Ingmar Weber. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social (ICWSM’16). Cologne, Germany. May 2016. [PDF]
 
Breaking the News: First Impressions Matter on Online News. Julio Reis, Fabrício Benevenuto, Pedro Vaz de Melo, Raquel Prates, Haewoon Kwak and Jisun An. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’15). Oxford, UK, May, 2015. [PDF]
 
Socialbots: Implicações na segurança e na credibilidade de serviços baseados no Twitter. Carlos S. Freitas, Adriano Veloso, Fabrício Benevenuto. In Proceedings of the Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores e Sistemas Distribuídos. (SBRC).  Florianópolis, Brazil, May 2014. [PDF]
 
You followed my bot! Transforming robots into influential users in Twitter. Johnnatan Messias, Lucas Schmidt, Ricardo Rabelo, and Fabrício Benevenuto. In First Monday. Volume 18, Number 7, July, 2013. [Link]
 
The world of connections and information flow in Twitter. Meeyoung Cha, Fabrício Benevenuto, Hamed Haddadi and Krishna Gummadi. In IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics - Part A. Volume 42, Number 4. July 2012. Pages 991-998. [PDF]
 
Understanding and Combating Link Farming in the Twitter Social Network. Saptarshi Ghosh, Bimal Viswanath, Farshad Kooti, Naveen Kumar Sharma, Korlam Gautam, Fabricio Benevenuto, Niloy Ganguly, and Krishna Gummadi. In Proceedings of the 21st International World Wide Web Conference (WWW’12). Lyon, France, April 2012. [PDF]
 
Phi.sh/$oCiaL: The Phishing Landscape through Short URLs. Sidharth Chhabra, Anupama Aggarwal, Fabricio Benevenuto, Ponnurangam Kumaraguru. In Proceedings of the Annual Collaboration, Electronic messaging, Anti-Abuse and Spam Conference (CEAS’11). Perth, Australia. September, 2011. [PDF]
 
Detecting Spammers on Twitter. Fabrício Benevenuto, Gabriel Magno, Tiago Rodrigues, Virgílio Almeida. In Proceedings of the Annual Collaboration, Electronic messaging, Anti-Abuse and Spam Conference (CEAS’10). Redmond, Washington, USA. July, 2010. [PDF
 
Measuring User Influence in Twitter: The Million Follower Fallacy. Meeyoung Cha, Hamed Haddadi, Fabrício Benevenuto, Krishna P. Gummadi. In Proceedings of the Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’10). Washington DC, USA. May, 2010. [PDF]

Explorando Redes Sociais Online: Da Coleta e Análise de Grandes Bases de Dados às Aplicações.  Fabrício Benevenuto, Jussara Almeida, Altigran Silva. Short course (book chapter) in Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores e Sistemas Distribuídos. (SBRC). Campo Grande, Brazil. May 2011. [PDF]