My main research interests lies on privacy and security in social networks. In particular, my research is focused on using the Open Source Intelligence Technique (OSINT) to retrieve private information from online social networks.
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G. Cascavilla, F. Beato, A. Burattin, M. Conti, L.V. Mancini. OSSINT - Open Source Intelligence. An Efficient Way to Uncover Private Information in OSN Profiles.
ACCEPTED in Online Social Networks and Media
E. Kusen, G. Cascavilla, M. Strembeck, M. Conti. Identifying Emotions in Social Media:Comparison of Word-emotion lexica.
In SNAMS 2017 - The Fourth International Symposium on Social Networks Analysis, Management and Security.
E. Kusen, M. Strembeck, G. Cascavilla, M. Conti. The Influence of Emotional Valence Shifts on the Spread of Information in Social Networks.
In IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, ASONAM, 2017.
G. Cascavilla, M. Conti, D.G. Schwartz, I. Yahav. The Insider on the Outside: A Novel System for theDetection of Information Leakers in Social Networks on (Springer) EJIS - European Journal of Information Systems
G. Cascavilla, M. Conti, D.G. Schwartz, I. Yahav. Revealing Censored Information Through Comments and Commenters in Online Social Networks.
In IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, ASONAM, 2015.
DOI: 10.1145/2808797.2809290, ISBN: 978-1-4503-3854-7
A. Burattin, G. Cascavilla, M. Conti. SocialSpy: Browsing (Supposedly) Hidden Information in Online Social Networks.
In (Springer) Risk and Security of Internet and Systems, 8924:83-99, 2014.
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-17127-2_6, ISSN: 0302-9743