The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Investment ....
From:  "Mohammed Abacha"<>
Date:  Wed, 20 Oct 2010 21:53:55 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Investment ...." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 Oct 2010 21:53:55 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mohammed Abacha"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Hello Dear,
I am Mr. Mohammed Abacha, the son of former head of state Nigeria Gen Sanni Abacha, I want you to 
please help me and invest the sum of 40.5Million USD which my father deposited in a security firm 
in Oversea before he died. Note, the funds where deposited as security bonds worth{40.5MillionUSD}
I will send to you all the necessary documents that will mandate you to claim the security deposit 
bonds, as the sole beneficiary of the security deposit bonds. Please if you are willing to assist 
me, kindly email me back so that we will proceed immediately. After all is been done, you will take 
40% out from the total sum while 20% is been set aside for any
I believe you must have heard about my father?s death and this will not come to you as a surprise 
but please try and understand exactly what I am talking here. Please email me your willing to 
I look forward for your kind update.
Healthy regards,
Mr. Mohammed Abacha