Scam Emails Archive : Generic



This email with the subject "RESPOND IMMEDIATELY." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 27 Aug 2010 09:20:57 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "DAVID THORBURN." <>, although it may have been spoofed.


I am David Thorburn Chief Operating Officer, Clydesdale Bank. I am getting in touch 
with you regarding the estate of a deceased client with similar last  name and an 
investment placed under our banks management 10 years ago. I believe would be of 
interest to you.In 2000, the subject matter; came to our bank to engage in business 
discussions with our private banking division. He informed us that he had a financial 
portfolio of fifty million united states dollars ($50,000,000,00).i want you to stand 
as the bona-fide next of kin to the desease.

My proposal; you share the same surname With our late client; We share the proceeds 50% 
for me, 50% for you Should you be interested i shall provide you with more details of 
this transaction.

I await your response.

David Thorburn.