The Scamdex Scam Email Archive

Subject:  Hello
From:  "Mr A Gershkovich" <>
Date:  Tue, 31 Aug 2010 03:16:18 -0700
Category:  Generic

I know this email might seem a little strange as it is out of the blue but I ask for 2 minutes of 
your time to hear me out.

My name is Adam Gershkovich, I have worked very hard all my life but due to me caring more about my 
business than my health and ignoring all the tell-tale signs, I am now dying of thyroid cancer.

All family members and close friends that I trusted over the years have all betrayed me.

I have always believed in the relief of poverty and the advancement of education which is why I 
want to give away the last of my wealth ($30.5Million) to non-profit organizations. 

I can not do this on my own and need your help to secure and distribute the amount, which is why I 
have contacted you. I do not expect you to do this for free which is why I will give you a 
percentage of the said amount.

If you do decide to help me I will get back to you with more information.

Thank you for your time


What Is This?

This Email with the Subject "Hello" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 31 Aug 2010 03:16:18 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as "Mr A Gershkovich" <>, although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in this email, as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.

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