Resort Municipality of Whistler temporarily suspends all online and some in-person services

Whistler, Integrated Technical Crime Unit

2021-04-28 14:53 PDT

Release from the RMOW via the Whistler RCMP:

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) has temporarily suspended all online and some in-person services as a precautionary measure due to a cyber security incident.

This means RMOW email, phones, network services and website are currently unavailable. In-person service at municipal hall has also been temporarily suspended. We apologize for this inconvenience and will provide an update when we are able to return those services.

The RMOW is currently working with cybersecurity experts and RCMP to respond to this incident.

In the meantime, the public should be vigilant about phone calls or emails that appear to be originating from the RMOW. The RMOW does not ask for private personal information by phone or email.

About the Resort Municipality of Whistler

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is a destination resort community, local government organization and leader in providing municipal programs, services, progressive planning and infrastructure for almost 12,000 residents and over three million annual visitors. Situated in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Whistler was the Host Mountain Resort for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Our vision: to be the premier mountain resort community as we move towards sustainability.

Media Inquiries

Resort Municipality of Whistler Communications | 604-203-5938

Website: www.whistler.ca
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Twitter: @RMWhistler
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Released by

Sgt. Sascha Banks

Sea to Sky Operations Support NCO i/c
Squamish RCMP
1000 Finch Drive, Squamish BC V8B 0M5
Office: 604-892-6150
Cell: 604-389-8391
Fax: 604-892-6140

Email: sascha.banks@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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