A Scam Email with the Subject "Respond Urgently" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 03 Jan 2011 10:27:53 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Vladislav Putin"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dearest friend, I am Dr. Vladislav Putin, a personal treasurer to Mikhail Khodorkovsky the Richest man in Russia and owner of the following companies:Chairman CEO: YUKOS OIL (Russian Largest Oil Company) Chairman CEO: Menatep SBP Bank (A well reputable financial institution with its Branches all over the world), I want to reprofile the total sum of $165.3 Million US Dollars to your country or any part of world where you maintain an offshore account for immediate investment without barring any delay. Website: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/4482203.stm It has been carefully networked with my experience and for the past three months I have worked out everything to ensure a hitch-free operation, if you can be honest with me, then you will take 35% of the total fund. However, I am presently in London from where I will be handling the transaction with you for confidential reasons. I will appreciate your help & cooperation. Best Regards, Dr. Vladislav Putin