A Scam Email with the Subject "UNITED NATIONS FUND COMPENSATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 11 Mar 2010 12:34:34 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was UNITED NATIONS <email@example.com>, 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 past 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, these have been agreed upon and have been signed.
You are advised to contact Dr. Fitz Gerard 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. These funds are contained in an INTERNATIONAL ATM CARD for security purpose OK, so he will send it to you and you can withdraw 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. Paul Bright immediately for your ATM CARD:
ECO BANK INTERNATIONAL COTE D? IVOIRE
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 Fund. Making the world a better place
Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon.