A Scam Email with the Subject
"Gold Dust For Sale."
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 19:08:34 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
"john mensah" <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
although it may have been spoofed.
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Dear Sir It's with pleasure that I write to inform you of the availability of ALLUVIAL GOLD for sale. Below is the classification of the goods:
PRODUCT: ALLUVIAL GOLD. QUANTITY: 500 KGS. QUALITY: +22 KARATS. PURITY: 96+ PRICE: 20 percent below the standard price TERM OF PAYMENT: NEGOTIABLE. The transaction will be done according to the seller and buyers agreement and we expect you to come with your Inspector machines and after checking, the payment will be on bank to bank bases.
If you are interested in the above product please get in touch with me and we will make arrangement on the mode of delivery. Please contact me on this email address firstname.lastname@example.org
I wait to hear from you very soon. Regards. Mr. John Mensah