A Scam Email with the Subject "21/ 7 / 2010 FROM THE DESK OF MR BROWN O RON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 21 Jul 2010 02:15:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Mr Owen Brown"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF MR BROWN O RON HEAD OF FOREIGN OPERATIONS UNION BANK PLC SE LONDON UK. ATTN: This is to notify you that this bank has been directed to wire the sum $25.5m to your account.. this directive came from our corresponding bank in Nigeria CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA it was due to the latest development by the new government to pay all the outstanding fund due to all some foreigners that has their fund trapped out there in Nigeria for one reason or the other .. This bank have been fully informed of the several attempt that you have made to get your fund but all to no avail including your hard earned money you have spent in cause of this transaction. Base on this the federal government lost onfident in our corresponding bank and ask us from LONDON UK.. bank here to release the wire to you without no delay and also all offices in charge of your payment has summited all the document of your fund to us for easy payment of your fund to you In view of this you are hereby required as a matter of urgency to forward to us the follwing information I FULL NAME AND ADDRESS 2 TELPHONE AND FAX NUMBER 3 BANK NAME AND ADDRESS WHERE THE FUND WILL BE WIRED TO 4 YOUR BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER AND YOU ACCOUNT NAME 5 A COPY OF YOUR PASSPORT AND YOUR AGE AND YOUR NEXT OF KIN As soon as we receive your information we shall therefore process and wire your fund immediately .Note that we just have few days to complete this excise; as it is not our primary obligation. You are then advice to get back to us as matter of urgency Looking forward to hear from you Regard MR BROWN O RON