This email with the subject "Good news," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Aug 2010 17:49:47 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Khaldoon" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
United arab Emirates.
REQUEST FOR URGENT ASSISTANCE.
Greetings From Dubai,
This message might meet you in (utmost surprise),however,it's just my urgent need for foreign partner that made me to contact you for this transaction.I am a banker by profession from United Arab Emirates and currently holding the post of Director Auditing and Accounting unit of
I have the opportunity of transfering the left over funds
($17.5million)our bank deceased customer late Richard Burson, who died on (Egypt Air Flight 990)along with his family on a plane crash below.http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/502503.stm.
Hence i am inviting you for a business deal where this money can be shared between us in the ratio of 50/50 as a brotherhood.
If you agree to my business proposal.further details of the
transfer will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail.