A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM BARCLAYS BANK UK.PLC" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 25 Jun 2010 06:08:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Barclays Bank Of England PLC"<Barclays@info.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM BARCLAYS BANK UK.PLC
CONTACT DR. STEVE THOMPSON VIA HIS PRIVATE E-MAIL; email@example.com
After a breif meeting held by the board of directors of the above mentioned bank and the Minister of finance including the Audit/Accounts Unit of United Nations here in London, England to see to the release of long term debt owed to many foreigners around the globe who have been denied of their payments.
This bank(Barclays Bank Plc) has been authorized to handle the urgent release of all funds owed by any of the financial institution or country that is a member of the United Nations, the release of your funds will be handled by the Barclays Bank in conjuction with there presentative of the United Nations Audit Department here in London to ensure immediate payment in your favour and to avoid delay.
From the records of outstanding inheritance claim due for payment submited by the United Nations to Barclays Bank Of England, your name is next on the list of the outstanding inheritance to be settled.
I wish to inform you that your payment is being processed and will be released to you as soon as you respond to this letter. Also note that from my records in my file your out standing inheritance payment is $10.5MUSD (Ten million Five hundred thousand united states dollars).
Kindly re-confirm the following information to Dr.STEVE THOMPSON,the Director Of
Barclays Bank Of England who is in-charge of the release of your funds since the mandate of making this payment in your favour started.
Contact him immediately via his private e-mail for the proceedings of your immediate payment;(firstname.lastname@example.org) Also re-confirm the followings:
1) Your Complete name.
2) Your Phone number ( mobile should be included)
3) Your Company name, position and address.
4) Your Profession, age and marital status.
5) Your mailing address
6) Your ID. for a proper Idendification to avoid any mistake
As soon as he receives the information mentioned above, your payment will be made to you directly from the Barclays Bank of England.
Note:that the United Nations is authorised to handle this payment to keep a clean slate of inheritance debt settlement because, some Government officials and individuals have tried to transfer this funds to you but failed.
You are hereby advised to stop any further communication with any one else or any other financial institution and comply to this to avoid any further delay.Remember that the United
Nations and Government of the debtor country will not be interested in any complaint of not recieving your funds if you fail to adhere to this instructions.
From Dr.STEVE THOMPSON
Barclays Bank Of England PLC