A Scam Email with the Subject "pls come to my aid" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 17 Aug 2006 02:57:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "hassan" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greetings to you. I am Zayat Hassan, an 22yrs of age orphan from lebanon but presently in Cote D' Ivoire. I'm writing with due respect and heartful of tears, purposely for an uncommon assistance i'm trying seek from you, base on the fact that i want a reliable and reputable person to handle this confidential transaction which involves the transfer of a huge sum of money to a foreign account requiring maximum confidence. After going through your profile,i still want to know more about you in order to get more acquinted to you because i'll like to have you as my gaurdian/foreign partner so as to be able to transfer my inherited fund of $6.5 Million U.S Dollars into your account and then you assist me to come over and meet with you and i start a new life all over again by furthering my education and investing my money in a lucrative business which you will lead me aright because i have no little knowlegde about investment. You're going to act as my gaurdian, next of kin and business father to my late parents Mr. Amir Hassan Mahmassani After the whole transaction (that is- as soon as the money gets into your account) 15% goes to you as compensation for you r effort/input for assisting me and 5% for any expenses made during the business transaction (if there's any at all because i dont think so) but incase there is any have it in mind that a provision has been made to cover up for it after all is done and settled. Because of the situation surrounding me, i'm hiding in a hotel for security purpose and for the fact that my father was murdered before my very present by the rebel leader(Drug baron, Ayman) simple beacuse my father was one of the high officer(,Director General National Drug Law Efforcement Agency) Right now i have no other means of surviving except i get a foreign partner to assist me while i transfer this money into his account and then i come over to join you over there...this is the help i need. For more information about me and the business transaction, please do mail me: email@example.com Hope to hear from you soonest and with the mind of being honest and truthful all through this transaction. Thanks. Zayat Hassan