A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM FARAH ALI" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 09 Jul 2008 02:24:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was FARAH ALI <firstname.lastname@example.org >, although it may have been spoofed.
My dear one. I humbly introduce myself to you, My Name is FARAH ALI from Somalia but now in United Arab Emirate my Father is the one of the personal aid to the president of Somalia Islamic fundamentalist who was murdered at resent war in Somalia between the government. Prior to this last serious crisis that is still ravaging in my country, which recently led to misfortune of our government and my late Father's position as the personal aid to the president of the Islamic fundamentalist, I am able to come over here in United Arab Emirate for safety reasons ,I inherited the sum of $12.5 Million US Dollars.. This fund was originally given to my late father to invite the Islamic brothers from other African countries, to help and fight against both Governmental and non-governmental organization of anti Islamic religion and laws. My late father was able to safe guard the fund with a Diplomatic contact, which enables me to bring the money here in United Arab Emirate to plan for my life for I'm the only surviving person in my Family now, after my beloved mother was reaped and killed by the Ethiopian soldiers because they think that she is the one holding the money. I have decided to contact you for you to assist me to retrieve this fund from financial security company where this found is been logged for safety reason And relocate it into your private account in you own country, I need you to stand as my fathers foreign business partner for me to retrieve this fund from financial security company, based on the agreement that my father have with the company which states ‘’On no account should you the financial security company will release this money to my only son Farah Ali unless with the help of my foreign business partner who will help him to invest this found wisely in a good and profitable business’’, So if u will be of good help for me try and reply urgently trough this my private email address email@example.com for us to arrange how to retrieve this fund for as soon as possible And I will back you up with the entire necessary document so as to make this transaction a successful one, After I must have reworded you with a good negotiable percentage for your assistance, be assured that you stand no risk of any kind as the funds belong to me as the only surviving son. Regard FARAH ALI