A Scam Email with the Subject "Hello Friend," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 May 2008 07:57:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr. Khalid Mahmoud." <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
I am khalid mahmoud from Bahrain,I have been diagnosed with esophageal cancer. It has defied all forms of medical treatment,I have few months to live. I have decided to give alms to charity organizations. I cannot do this myself because of my health. I have Eighteen Million dollars ($18,000,000,00) with a security company abroad. Can you help me collect this deposit and dispatch it to charity organizations? You will take 20% for your assistance.
I WOULD WANT YOU TO REACH ME VIA MY PRIVATE EMAIL IF YOU ARE WILLING TO ASSIST ME. ( firstname.lastname@example.org )