This email with the subject "UNITED NATIONS FUND COMPENSATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 12 Mar 2010 17:27:37 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UNITED NATIONS <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
United Nations fund Compensation How are you today? Hope all is well with you and family?, You may not understand why this mail came to you. We have been having a meeting for the passed 7 months which ended 2 days ago with the then secretary to the UNITED NATIONS. This email is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the world, the UNITEDNATIONS have agreed to compensate them with the sum of US$900,000,00 This includes every foreign contractors that may have not received their contract sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems etc.We found your name in our list and that is why we are contacting you,this have been agreed upon and have been signed. You are advised to contact Mr. Brian Scott of ECO BANK INTERNATIONAL, as he is our representative in Cote d' Ivoire, contact him immediately for your INTERNATIONAL ATM CARD of USD$900,000,00. This funds are ina INTERNATIONAL ATM CARD for security purpose OK, so he will send it to you and you can withdrawal it in any bank or ATM center of your choice. Therefore,you should send him your full Name,Occupation,sex/age and telephone number your correct home or working address where you want him to send the ATM CARD to you.Contact Mr. Brian Scott immediately for your ATMCARD: ECO BANK INTERNATIONAL COTE D’ IVOIRE E-mail: email@example.com Contact Person: Mr. Brian Scott (Director of Foreign remittance unit) 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, Ban Ki-Moon Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon