A Scam Email with the Subject "RE: COMPENSATION OF US$1,000.000.00" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 05 Dec 2010 10:27:45 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION UNIT,"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
UNITED NATIONS COMPENSATION UNIT, IN AFFILIATION WITH WORLD BANK. Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations 351 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022 Our Ref: UN/TH/069011 RE: COMPENSATION OF US$1,000.000.00 How are you today? Hope all is well with you and family? You may not understand why this mail came to you. We have been having a meeting for the past 3 months which ended yesterday with the secretary to the UNITED NATION. This email is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the world, the UNITED NATIONS have agreed to compensate them with the sum of US$1,000.000.00 each and you have to indicate how much you lost in the hand of scammers. This includes every foreign contractors, Inheritance,Dating and Lottery payment that have not received their Lottery/Inheritance payment, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international Lottery payment that failed due to Government problems etc. We found your name in our list and that is why we are contacting you, this have been agreed upon and have been signed. You are advised to contact Mrs. Karen Thomas, who is in charge of your payment through our paying center in Asia as he is our representative in Thailand, contact her immediately for your compensation of US$1,000.000.00. she will be sending your ATM CARD value $1,000.000.00 for your compensation payment from the United Nation Office. Therefore, you should send her your full Name,telephone number and your correct home address, Contact Mrs. Karen Thomas immediately for your compensation payment. Person to Contact: Mrs. Karen Thomas Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks and God bless you and your family. Hoping to hear from you as soon as you receive your compensation funds don’t neglect this I advice you. You are advice to go through our website http://www.un.org/sg/ United Nations, Making the world a better place. Regards, Ban Ki-Moon Secretary-General