A Scam Email with the Subject "PLEASE I NEED YOUR URGENT HELP." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 02 May 2008 14:04:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: MR. GAMMA TRAORE PLS REPLY THROUGH MY ALTERNATIVE EMAIL FOR THE SECURITY REASON DIRECT CONTACT 00226 78005767. EMAIL email@example.com This message might came to you as a surprise. However, it all just my urgent need for a foreign partner that made me to contact you for this transaction. I got your contact from yahoo tourist search while i was searching for a foreign partner. I assured of your capability and reliability to champion this business opportunity when i prayed to God or Allah about you. I am a banker by profession in BURKINA-FASO, WEST AFRICA and currently holding the post of assistant foreign remittance director in our bank. I have the opportunity of transferring the left over funds ($15 Million Dollars) of one of my bank clients who died along with his entire family on Monday 31st July 2000 in a plane crash. Hence; i am inviting you for a business deal where this money can be shared between us in the ratio of 60/40% if you agree to my business proposal. Further details of the transfer will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail immediately you receive this letter. Please indicate your willingness by sending the below information for more clarification and easy communication. (1) YOUR FULL NAME......................... (2) YOUR CONTACT ADDRESS........... (3) YOUR TEL AND FAX NUMBER...... PLS REPLY THROUGH MY ALTERNATIVE EMAIL FOR THE SECURITY REASON DIRECT CONTACT 00226 78005767. EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org Trusting to hear from you immediately. Thanks & Best Regards, MR. GAMMA TRAORE.