A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 15 Dec 2010 12:12:55 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Mr David John"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend I am very happy to inform you about my success in getting that fund transferred. Now I want you to contact my secretary on his email address below and receive your compensation of $800.000.00 us dollars from him: NAME: James Obi EMAIL: (firstname.lastname@example.org) Kindly reconfirm to him the following below information: Your full name_________________________ Your address__________________________ Your country___________________________ Your age______________________________ Your occupation________________________ Your Phone number______________________ Note that if you did not send him the above information complete, he will not release the cheque to you because he has to be sure that it is you. Ask him to send you the total sum of ($800.000.00) USD CASHIER'S CHEQUE, which I kept for you. Note also that I will not be reached by email or phone for now because I am currently away in Japan for investment purpose with my share and I will be busy till about six months time or a year. Best regards, Mr. David John