A Scam Email with the Subject "YOUR COMPENSATION FROM UNITED NATIONS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 31 Aug 2010 02:05:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Karin Hovadik <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
This message is directly from the Desk of Secretary to the United Nations We are writing to notify you that United Nations (UN) after series of meetings for the past 1 months now which just ended today. This email is to all the people that have Flood victims in any part of the world, the UNITED NATIONS IN Affiliation with WORLD BANK have agreed to compensate you with the sum of US 3m, for self support. and includes every foreign contractors that may have not received their contract, inheritance & lotto sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems etc. We found your name in the list of those who are to benefit from these compensation exercise and that is why we contacted you.
We have made investigations in all over the world & found out that you ve not received anything since then. Out of pity, United Nations have decided to write you. Now You are advised to contact FEDEX COURIER SERVICES BENIN to deliver your Consignment box of 3M direct to your postal Address in your country, you will send them US$150.00 Dollars only being Security Keeping Fee contact Fedex and in case of dumourrage on your Consignment with them.
Please write a letter of application to the given address below ask them to deliver your consignment box to you.
FEDEX COURIER SERVICES BENIN
Contact Person: Mr. Engik Duncan
Tel: 00 229 99 75 67 28
Fax: 00 229 99 75 67 28
Finally, make sure that you reconfirm your Postal address,nearest local and international airport, Direct telephone number contact address and picture or id to avoid wrong delivery, they will issue you a delivery code, to enable you track your consignment box and know when it will get to your address.
Let me repeat again, try to contact them as soon as you receive this mail to avoid any further delay and remember to pay them their Security Keeping fee of $150.00 for their immediate action to deliver urgently. Note this. The FEDEX COURIER SERVICES don't know the contents of the Box. I registered it as a BOX of cloths. They did not know the contents was money. this is to avoid them delaying with the BOX. Don't let them know that box contains money ok. Hoping to hear from you as soon as you received the fund $3,000,000,00 in the Box. Making the world a better place.
Mrs. Karin Hovadik & Mr. Ban Ki Moon
UN General Secretary (United Nations) (UN)