This email with the subject "SEASON GREETINGS TO YOU..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 04 Jan 2010 07:10:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "George Padmore"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
KINDEST ATTENTION NEEDED FROM YOU !!! DEAREST FRIEND, I KNOW THIS WILL COME TO YOU AS A SURPRISE BECAUSE YOU DO NOT KNOW ME. I AM MR. GEORGE PADMORE,I WORK IN HSBC BANK LONDON,PACKAGING AND COURIER DEPARTMENT. I GOT YOUR CONTACT FROM FROM MY PERSONAL SEARCH INTO THE INTERNET AND WAS INSPIRED TO SEEK YOUR CO-OPERATION I WANT YOU TO HELP ME CLEAR THIS PACKAGE THAT IS ALREADY IN AMERICA WHICH I SHIPPED THROUGH OUR HSBC ACCREDITED COURIER AGENT BUT THE CONTENTS OF THE PACKAGE IS $20,000,000.00 ALL IN $100.00 BILLS, BUT THE COURIER COMPANY DOES NOT KNOW THAT IT IS MONEY THAT I HAVE IN THE PACKAGE. ALL I WANT YOU TO DO FOR ME NOW IS THIS, FILL THIS AND GET BACK TO ME,AND I HOPE THAT AT THE END OF THE DAY,YOU WILL HAVE 30% AND 70% WILL BE FOR ME .  Full Names:  Contact address:  Direct Teleph  Date of birth:  Occupation: IF THIS ARRANGEMENT IS OKAY BY YOU, YOU CAN CALL OR E-MAIL ME,FOR SECURITY REASONS OTHER MODALITIES WILL BE DISCUSSED AS SOON AS YOU GET BACK TO ME INCLUDING SENDING OF THE KEYS TO THE BOXES TO YOU. NOTE: COMMUNICATION SHOULD BE STRICTLY THROUGH MY PRIVATE E-MAIL AND PHONE FOR SECURITY REASONS + 44 704 575 3662 YOURS FAITHFULLY, MR GEORGE PADMORE + 44 704 575 3662.