A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM THE OFFICE OF MR JOHN MARK" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 26 Oct 2010 16:58:16 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was John MarK <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: Mr John Mark
Bills & Exchange Manager
BANK OF AFRICA (BOA)
BURKINA-FASO WEST AFRICA.
Sorry to distract your attention, I am Mr JohnMark the bill and exchange manager in the bank of Africa Ouagadougou Burkina Faso. In my department, I found the deposited fund amounted $30M (Thirty Million United States Dollars) owned by a disease customer who died in the air crash with his entire family. However, I shall detail you with the full information as soon as I hear from you.
Can you be able and capable to assist me by providing me with your receiving bank account where this fund will lodge in your favour?
I shall give you 30% of the total sum as soon as this fund hits your account and I shall visit you in your country for the shearing. Please this is very confidential.
If you are interested, please forward me the bellow
Bank name and address
Thank for your anticipated co-operation
Contact me through this email id (email@example.com)
Mr John Mark