A Scam Email with the Subject "Attn: Beneficiary," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Apr 2010 10:15:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "John Hackey"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn: Beneficiary, The U.S.A Government and World Bank And United Nations Organization Official Has Approved to pay you part payment of your contract/Inheritance Fund payment Valued at USD$5.5m in conjunction with British Government.This decision was made last week. With this development, a woman by name (MRS: JANET WHITE) came to our office with an application stating that you gave her the power of attorney to be the beneficiary of your outstanding contract/Inheritance/award funds. She made us to believe that you are dead and that she is your next of kin. We got your email address and decided to send an email through this address hoping to find out if you are dead or alive and also to find out if you at any time gave this woman the power of attorney to represent you. Please let us know also if you are aware that we are almost ready to transfer part payment of $5.5m USD of your outstanding funds to her nominated bank account stated below: Bank Name: Washington Mutual Bank Address:1723 Palmdale Bulv. Palmdale Ca. 93550 Acct # : 3573813158 Rout # : 322271627 Swift code # : WMSBUS66 Beneficiary: JANET WHITE If you are not aware of the above instruction, do respond to this email immediately by contacting the Chairman of the International remittance department (Dr. Hackey John ). For immediate transfer of your funds be informed that you are not allowed to correspond or contact any person or office with respect to this transfer other than this office, you are required to Re- send your information so that we can reconfirm that your still alive as following below this is to enable us make necessary arrangement of paying you your part payment in cash in your country through our fund delivering agent via diplomatic means. 1) YOUR FULL NAME 2) RESIDENCE ADDRESS, CITY, STATE AND COUNTRY 3) PERSONAL CELL PHONE, FAX AND MOBILE PHONE NUMBER Yours Sincerely, Dr. Michael Anderson