Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: job scam

From: Martin <>

This email with the subject "job scam" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 23 Apr 2009 01:11:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Martin <>, although it may have been spoofed.


for one of my e-addresses I received the spam message below.
I have replaced headerline elements which point to me by the string
xxx to protect my personal data and to ease the search for the
header lines pointing to the abuser.

 To: btinternet
One of your accounts is used as a maildrop for
replies to the abusive message below. I feel this is a violation
of your Terms of Service. Please take action

 To: hinet
a machine under your responsibility was the last mail hop that
delivered the abusive message below. This may point to
misconfiguration, hacking, or abuse. Please check the intergrity of
that machine.
 To: Schlund
  one of your sites is spamvertized in this junk email

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|From: "Chris Newton"<>
|Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2009 10:22:37 +0800
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|   I am Mr. Chris Newton from Local Arcade Art Gallery in UK. I have a business proposal that will 
be of immense benefit to the both of us. I have acquired your email address as a person who is 
actively involved in or is looking for a part time job from home to compliment current earnings. 
Would you like to work online from home and get paid weekly ? If you will like to work online from 
home and get paid weekly without leaving or affecting your present job?
|1. Receive payments from Clients
|2. Cash Payments
|3. Deduct 10 % which will be your percentage/pay on Payment processed.
|4. Forward balance after deduction of percentage/pay to any of the offices you will be contacted 
to send payment to ( Payment is to be forwarded by Western Union Transfer Minus Western Union 
|No start up payment, No tax involved, Bank Account Details or Personal information other than Your 
Name, Address and Phone number is no needed.Strictly Legal. Therefore, if you are interested in 
joining this venture kindly email back with the following details to start job immediately, Email 
Job Code: LA/PRDMIR/NG540X  with the below Info
|1. Full Name
|2. Address (Inclusive Street No.  & Name , City, State and Zipcode)
|3. Cell Phone And Home Phone
|4. Age
|5. Current Job
|Approval email will be sent to you as soon as your application is approved.
|Thanks In Advance
|Chris Newton
|This message has been scanned for viruses and
|dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
|believed to be clean.