A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: From: Dr.adamu salif" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:53:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was michael hernandez <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: Dr.adamu salif
I am Dr. adamu salif, the bank manager of bank of africa (BOA) Burkina Faso West Africa branch. I am contacting you based on trust and confidentiality that you will keep this as top secret and don't be scared or surprised, i am the manager of bank of africa and i have an opportunity to transfer sum of us$10.5 million (Ten Million Five Hundred United State Dollars) I have the courage to look for a reliable and honest person who will be capable for this important business transaction, believing that you will never let me down either now or in future. The owner of this accountis mr ron morris, foreigner and he is the manager of petrol chemical service, a chemical engineer by proffession.he died with his entire family were among the victims of december 25, 2003 air-crash incident in benin , the bank has made series of efforts to contact any of the relatives to claim this money but without success. My investigation proved to me as well that his company does not know anything about this account.I want to transfer this money into a safe foreign account abroad but I don't know any foreigner, I know that this message will come to you as a surprise as we don't know ourselves before, but be sure that it is real and a genuine business. hope that you will never let me down in this transaction, at the conclusion of this business, you will be giving 40% of the total amount, 50% will be for me while 10% will be for the expenses.
I look forward to your earliest reply by email for more details Thanks. Best Regards Dr adamu salif,