A Scam Email with the Subject "BUSSINESS PROPOSAL/ASSISTANCE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 11 Jun 2009 17:28:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "MRS. MARIA PFEBVE"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
MRS MARIA PFEBVE 34 SMITH STREET JOHNANNESBURG SOUTH AFRICA Dear Sir, This may appear a bit surprising to you but very beneficial as a matter of urgency am desperately looking for a foreign partner whom i can Trust to handle some investment or fund movement. I am Mrs. .MARIA PFEBVE, wife Of late MR.PETER PFEBVE, who was murdered by the Zimbabwean veterans and irate black people. I am writing from South Africa. I got your address from the internet through the consultancy directory during my search for a reliable and honest person to transact this business with. I write to solicit for your special assistance to a family shattered by a tyrannical government led by a dictator and his (ZANU-PF) ruling party-president Robert Mugabe. Because of land and farm land crisis in Zimbabwe, the government secretly sponsored the war veterans and some irate party members to dispossess the land being occupied by white farmers .This action has led to the killing of some members of opposition party including my husband (Mr. James PFEBVE). But before the death of my husband, he anticipated some dangers and so he deposited the sum of US$5.4m (Five million four hundred Thousand Dollars) Party trooped into our compound and axed him (my husband) to death. Since then, they have been terrorizing my only son, JAMES PFEBVE, but we managed to escape to a neighboring country, South Africa as a political asylum seeker (refugee).But our position in South Africa does not permit us to open an account or run any huge financial business that is why I want this fund to be transferred into your private account so that you will assist him to invest it in your country. Hence, if you agree to assist us, we will offer you 30% of the money for your assistance, 70% will be for our family investment in your country through your assistance. I need your urgent and confidential response. Please you can contact my son JAMES PFEBVE Email him at email@example.com Best regards, MRS.MARIA PFEBVE. (For The Family). Upon your immediate response, I will immediately arrange and send to you all the information that will empower your good self in finalizing the transaction with the security company in Europe I will also send to you the agreement that will protect both interest. And also further information about you is necessary for I can not play on this. Waiting for your prompt and positive response. Please read about Problems in Zimbabwe from the link below. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/918781.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/715001.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/1063785.stm PLEASE CONTACT MY SON JAMES PFEBVE HE IS THE ONE IN CHARGE OF THE MONEY