This email with the subject "UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 29 Dec 2009 09:06:51 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Ms Beyonse Price" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION UNIT IN AFFILIATION WITH WORLD BANK From:, Special Envoy to Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon Contact FEDX Courier for delivery E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Attention. We have been having a meeting for the past 7 months which just ended 2 days ago with the secretary to the UNITED NATIONS. This email is to all the people that have been victim in any part of the world, the UNITED NATIONS IN Affiliation with WORLD BANK have agreed to compensate you with the sum of US$1,950,000.00, for self support.This is regarding the draws he organized before he left the office to help individuals to own a self charity organization also for your to build your Personal Company/organization so as to help the less privileged in there society. This includes every foreign contractors that may have not received their contract, inheritance sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems and the World financial Crisis etc. We found your name in the list of those who are to benefit from these compensation exercise and that is why we are contacting you, this have been agreed upon and have been signed You are advised to contact Mr Benson Mendes of FEDX Courier office in Benin Republic, as he is our representative in Benin, contact him immediately for your Cheque/ International Bank Draft of USD$1,950,000..00. This funds are in a Bank Draft for security purpose ok?, so he will send it to you and you can clear it in any bank of your choice. Therefore, you should send him your full Name... telephone number.... Postal Address..., Pass Port or Driver's Licence... where you want him to send the Draft to you. Contact Mr. Gary James immediately for your Cheque at the given address below: Comapny Name: FedEX Courier Company. Contact Person: Gary James E-MAIL: email@example.com PHONE: +229-977-998-53 I apologize on behalf of my organization for any delay you might have encountered in receiving your fund in the past. Thanks and God bless you and your family. Hoping to hear from you as soon as you cash your Bank Draft. Making the world a better place. Regards, Office of Secretary- General Ban Ki-Moon. Ms Joyce Hall Financial officer United Nations.. http://www.unorg/sg