A Scam Email with the Subject "Barr. Idrris Ismail Esq" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 06 Jun 2010 08:43:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Barr. Idrris Ismail Esq"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, Though I have not considered this medium to be the best manner to have approached you on this issue. Being that the Internet has been greatly abused over the recent years and is much unsecured for information of vital importance. I have decided to take the chance seeing that no other means could have been faster and more efficient than via the E-mail. My name is Idrris ismail a legal practitioner with Idrris Ismail & Co Law Firm, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. I saw your contact and profile and decided that you could cooperate with me in this proposition. There is American soldier serving in the military with the army's 3rd infantry division. With a need for assistance, I have summed up courage to contact you. He found your contact in address journal. I got a hug fund of (US$40,000,000) Forty Million United States Dollars, which I Deposited in a "Ward Security Company" Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This money is among the various currencies which were discovered in barrels at a farm-house near one of Saddam Hussein old palaces in Tikrit-Iraq during a rescue operation. The Sgt David Martins and staff Sgt Nathan Holcombe where the first to discover this fund, then they conclude and take part of this money which is ($40,000.000.00) and shared among both of them before informing anybody about it since both of them saw the money first agreed on it. This was quite an illegal thing they do. But I tell you what? Both of them lost their life at the war front, so now nobody to stand for the money and no compensation can make up for they risk them have taken with their lives in this hellhole of which a road side bomb killed both of them. Find the story on web-address below: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2988455.stm Well about this issue of big "opportunity" I will stand for the necessary legal documents to make sure that the money will be transferred to the nominated account which you will provide. And again all the legal document to back up the money from the "Ward Security Company" will be provided through my desk! There is no risk in this transaction as we will process all the required documents by law for affirming fund in a "Ward Security Company". All the legal documents to back up the fund from the security company would be provided by me. The most important thing I would need is your honest cooperation in this proposition. This would be done under a legitimate arrangement that would protect you from any breach of the law. We would share the proceeds on a mutually agreed-upon percentage of 50% to me and 50% to your kind self. If this business proposition offends your Value, feel free to decline this proposal. Please contact me at once if you feel interested by replying the e-mail. email@example.com Yours Sincerely, Barr. Idrris Ismail Esq