A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 19 Aug 2010 22:51:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was IMF FUND <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF)
HEAD OFFICE NO: 23 ADEBOYE ST,APAPA LAGOS.
This is to intimate you of a very important information which will be
of a great help to redeem you from all the difficulties you have been
experiencing in getting your long over due payment due to excessive
demand for money from you by both corrupt Bank officials and Courier
Companies after which your fund remain unpaid to you.
I am Mr. Paul Rocha a highly placed official of the International
Monetary Fund (IMF) It may interest you to know that reports have
reached our office by so many correspondence on the uneasy way which
people like you are treated by Various Banks and Courier Companies
across Europe to Africa and Asia and we have decided to put a stop to
that and that is why i was appointed to handle your transaction here
All Governmental and Non-Governmental parastatals, NGOs, Finance
Companies, Banks, Security Companies and Courier companies which have
been in contact with you of late have been instructed to back off from
your transaction and you have been advised NOT to respond to them
anymore since the IMF is now directly in charge of your payment.
You are hereby advised NOT to remit further payment to any
institutions with respect to your transaction as your fund will be
transferred to you directly from our source. I hope this is clear. Any
action contrary to this instruction is at your own risk.
Respond to this e-mail on (firstname.lastname@example.org ) with your
full data with immediate effect and we shall give you further details
on how your fund will be released.
Also call me as soon as you send the e-mail so that you will be given
an immediate response: Direct Hotline: CALL: +2348088362657
Mr. Paul Rocha