Email Blast - OSC Online Security Alert

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is aware of phishing emails that Ontario registrants may have received on July 13. Emails appear to come from a ‘D. Grant Vingoe’ of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) along with a Montreal mailing address. The OSC is also aware of similar phishing emails that appear to come from the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada.

If you have received one of these emails:

  • Do not click on any links or open any attachments
  • Delete the original email immediately
  • If you have clicked on a link, or opened an attachment, it is important that you take immediate steps to change your email password
  • If you have further questions, please call the OSC Contact Centre at 1-877-785-1555 or email us at [email protected]