A Scam Email with the Subject "HI, FRIEND." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 23 Jun 2010 03:32:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was DR BRIGGS DOUGLAS <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, How are you doing over there, Hope fine? I know that this message might definitely come to you as a huge surprise, but please kindly take your time to go through it carefully as the decision you make will probably go a long way to determine my future and continued relationship with you....(Your Assistance, Sincerity and capability is very much important to this proposal). Please, this message is a matter of urgency, I want you to treat it strictly confidential and also be in regular communication with me Ok. I am Dr.Briggs Douglas, A banker in ( IDB) bank here in Burkina Faso. I deemed it vital to transfer the sum of US$10.5 Million into your bank account. The money belongs to one of our deceased costumer whose family died along side with him during the Iraq war 2006. Please, I would like you to receive the fund in your bank account and keep it as secret until the fund is transfer into your bank account for the security of the fund OK. I will be coming over to your country for an investment with my share under your care and control. I only need your honest co-operation to handle this great opportunity. The money will be shared in the ratio of 40%/60%. Please, Contact me through my private e-mail address for full details: firstname.lastname@example.org Best regards. Dr.Briggs Douglas. E-mail: email@example.com