"An extensive crypto-ransomware attack has targeted Australia Post computer systems and has affected the ABC’s TV studios. The hacking attack, which reportedly originated in Russia, uses fake emails containing a link which downloads malicious software.
Computer users are being warned not to open any email attachments they receive. Australia Post has warned its customers about fake emails which advise that a 'courier' has been unable to deliver a parcel to their address."
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We had a ball at the SIG Gala Dinner at Parliament house this week. Lizz presented to an enthusiastic audience of 400 people. There was much interest and discussion on the topic of Truth and Lies and everyone was left with valuable tips and some warnings about traps when reading behaviour and evaluating truthfulness and credibility.
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There’s an old joke that you can tell a politician is lying because their lips are moving.
As for the rest of us, there is no "Pinocchio’s nose" giveaway, former police officer Lizz Corbett says. But there are "microexpressions" that can indicate someone is playing fast and loose with the truth.
Read the full article is at the Herald Sun Leader Newspaper - The Science of Reading Microexpressions - and learn how to read microexpressions yourself!. Register now for one of our Evaluating Truthfulness and Credibility (ETaC) programs. The Ekman programs are only available in Australia and New Zealand through TGI and our partner, EI Asia Pacific.