This email with the subject "REQUEST FOR URGENT ASSISTANCE." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:45:16 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr. EDWIN YANG LIM" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship with you. I got your contact from a computerize data following my effort searching for a trustworthy person to assist me. My name is Mr. Edwin Yang Lim, I'm a Singaporean and a seasoned Banker with Malaysia HSBC Bank (Malaysia office) am as well an account officer to a deceased customer of our bank, we lost this customer in the tsunami disaster on the 26th December 2004 in Sumatra Indonesia. His account of US$19.761 million with us have been unclaimed due to unavailability of next of kin/relatives to claim his estate.The fact that you share almost the same last name My late customer was awarded two different contracts with Shell Development Company here before his untimely demise on 26th December 2004.I am seeking your cooperation to stand as the next of kin to enable us claim the inheritance before the period given by the bank elapse. Please reply immediately with your information Regards. Mr. Edwin Yang Lim -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.