This email with the subject "Attention: From benson Lucas" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Jul 2010 11:04:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir , I am Dr. Benson Lucas a personal treasurer to Mikhail Khodorkovsky the Richest man in Russia and owner of the following companies: Chairman CEO: YUKOS OIL (Russian Largest Oil Company) Chairman CEO: Menatep SBP Bank (A well reputable financial institution with its Branches all over the world), I want to reprofile the total sum of 165.3 Million US Dollars to your country or any part of world where you maintain an offshore account for immediate investment without barring any delay . Websites: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/4482203.stm It has been carefully networked with my experience and for the past three months I have worked out everything to ensure a hitch-free operation , if you can be honest with me ,then you will take 35% of the total fund . However, i am presently in London from where I will be handling the transaction with you for confidential reasons and you should contact me via my email. I will appreciate your help & cooperation. Best Regards Dr. Benson Lucas.