Fraud Alert

We would like to caution our members not to open suspicious email attachments from OCNI unless the full signature is present. If you are unsure, please forward any emails to Marina.Oeyangen@ocni.ca the OCNI office to confirm.

Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams target businesses. In this fraud, a criminal hacks into a corporate email system and deceives the employees into completing unauthorized fund transfers.

How it Works

CEO Fraud

The fraudster pretends to be a trusted source; like a high-level executive (CFO, CEO, CTO, etc.), either by mimicking their email address or by hacking their actual account. The fake executive claims to be handling a pressing confidential matter and requests an urgent wire transfer to an account under their control.

Account Hacking 

The fraudster hacks an employee’s email account and uses it to request invoice payments to an account they control.

Fake Invoice

The fraudster sends a business a faked email that looks like it’s from one of their trusted suppliers requesting payment for an attached invoice. The invoice contains altered payment details, such as phone or facsimile number, so the funds are sent to an account the criminal controls.

How to Protect Yourself

  • Be cautious of any unsolicited, urgent emails requesting immediate attention (it has to be done today).
  • Before sending any money, confirm the request is legitimate. Contact the OCNI office directly.
  • Watch for grammar and spelling errors.
  • Avoid clicking any links or attachments. They may contain viruses or spyware.

 

Latest News

CDI parent company Holtec signs Purchase and Sale Agreement with Entergy Corp; CDI (a jointly owned company by Holtec and SNC-Lavalin) finalizing contracts for decommissioning two US nuclear power plants

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
MONTREAL: August 1, 2018 - Comprehensive Decommissioning International, LLC (CDI), a joint company of SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) and Holtec International, is finalizing specific contract details with Holtec Decommissioning International, Inc. to enter into two discrete multi-year nuclear decommissioning contracts, each worth hundreds of millions of dollars

Promation joins Canada Makes

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Canada Makes is pleased to announce Promation as its newest partner to join our National Additive Manufacturing network. The Oakville, Ontario based Promation is now offering 3D printing solutions to go with its Engineering, Equipment and Tooling Solutions for the Automotive, Nuclear and Aerospace & Defense Industries.

Congratulations to OPG Pickering on the recent announcement to extend the life of Pickering station beyond 2020

Thursday, August 9, 2018
Continued operations of Pickering Nuclear will save Ontarians over $600 million dollars and will provide 14% of Ontario’s power which is enough to supply a city of 1.5 million people. “Over 240 OCNI companies look forward to supporting the continued operations of Pickering NGS as it continues to demonstrate this robust CANDU technology as a reliable and cost effective producer of clean energy for a low carbon economy,” added OCNI President and CEO, Ron Oberth

News Release: US-based SNC-Lavalin JV affiliate signs multi-year contract with Holtec to decommission US nuclear power plant

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

OCNI / Bruce Power IRSN office opening in Port Elgin

Monday, July 30, 2018

SNC-Lavalin to decommission research reactor

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
SNC-Lavalin's Candu Energy Inc is to provide decommissioning services for the Saskatchewan Research Council's (SRC) Slowpoke-2 research reactor, the company announced. 

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FRAUD NOTICE

We would like to caution our members not to open suspicious email attachments from OCNI unless the full signature is present. If you are unsure, please forward any emails as attachments to the OCNI office to confirm.

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