A Scam Email with the Subject "Greetings" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 13 Nov 2010 06:34:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "david thorburn" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greetings, I am David Thorburn Chief Operating Officer, Clydesdale Bank. I am getting in touch with you regarding the estate of a deceased client with similar last name and an investment placed under our banks management 10 years ago. I believe would be of interest to you.In 2000, the subject matter; came to our bank to engage in business discussions with our private banking division. He informed us that he had a financial portfolio of fifty million united states dollars ($50,000,000,00).i want you to stand as the bona-fide next of kin to the desease. My proposal; you share the same surname With our late client; We share the proceeds 50% for me, 50% for you Should you be interested i shall provide you with more details of this transaction. SEND YOUR MAIL TO MY EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW firstname.lastname@example.org I await your response. Regards, David Thorburn