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Subject:  Need your urgent assistance (Are you trustworthy?)
From:  "General William S. Wallace"<>
Date:  Tue, 06 Jul 2010 04:22:17 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Need your urgent assistance (Are you trustworthy?)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Jul 2010 04:22:17 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "General William S. Wallace"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

My name is General William S. Wallace, the former United States Army Training and Doctrine Command 
Actually, I acquired 17.3 Million US Dollars from an oil business I did in Iraq with an Iraqi 
I need a good partner who I can trust to assist me in receiving the consignment on my behalf.   
All arrangement to bring out the consignment from Iraq have being concluded with a United Nations 
diplomat. I need someone who can receive it since I cannot receive it directly due to my status. 
I am offering you 20% of the total sum for your assistance and the 80% will be transferred to my 
which I will instruct you in my next email to you on how it will be transferred to my account.
Your own part of this deal is to find a safe place where the funds can be sent to.
If you are interested I will furnish you with more details. But the whole process is simple and 
we must keep a low profile at all times.
The best mode of communication to me is through email. I look forward to your reply and 
and I thank you in advance as I anticipate your co-operation waiting for your urgent response.
Thanks for your understanding.
Best Regard,
Gen William S. Wallace (RET)