This email with the subject "†No Subject†" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 15 Feb 2009 17:38:50 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "ROYAL DUTCH SHELL" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL Carel van Bylandtlaan 16, 2596 HR The Hague,The Netherlands Dear:Beneficiary, NOTIFICATION FOR CASH GRANT AWARD: This is to notify you that you have been chosen by the Board of trustees of Royal Dutch Shell as one of the final recipient of Cash Grant for your own personal and business development. Royal Dutch Shell a Multi-Million company was establish not only for profitoriented,but with the objectives of Human and universal development. Poverty eradication more importantly. Royal Dutch Shell in conjuction with United Nations(UN), African Union(AU), European Union(EU), Arab League(AL) and Oceaniers is giving out Cash of $2,000,000.00 (Two Million USD) as Grants to 50 lucky international recipients worldwide. The Grant was based on the random selection exercise of E-mail addresses on internet websites and data bases worldwide,and your E-mail address emerged as one of the lucky recipients to receive the Cash sum of $2,000,000.00 (Two Million USD), And your payment to be administered by "AFRICAN UNION (AU)" OUR APPROVED PAYMENT CENTRE FOR YOU,Under delegated powers from We "ROYAL DUTCH SHELL" here in NETHERLANDS. kindly note that you are not the only beneficiary this year,as beneficiaries have been chosen from countries and all continents, and you will only be choosen just once to receive the Grant. You are required to Contact our Executive Secretary below for proper guide on how to make your claims.Please endeavor to quote your Qualification No: (NL-222-6747,NG-900-56) in all dealings. ============================== Executive Secretary. Name: Mr. Dick Snijder E-mail: email@example.com Tel No: +31 070 382 9111 ============================== Furthermore, below is a copy of Verification Form, you are fill when contacting the Executive Secretary. 1.FULL NAMES:___________________ 2.ADDRESS:______________________ 3.SEX:__________________________ 4.AGE:__________________________ 5.MARITAL STATUS:_______________ 6.OCCUPATION:___________________ 7.TELEPHONE NUMBER:_____________ 8.NEXT OF KIN:__________________ 9.CITY:/COUNTRY:________________ All information is strictly confidential and will only be used for the purpose to which it is been requested. On behalf of the Board kindly accept our warmest congratulations. Regards, Mrs. Elizabeth Dickson GRANT CO-ORDINATOR.