This email with the subject "Compensation From Western Union!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Jan 2011 21:19:25 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Western Union Money Transfer <mail@Ryan.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
How are you doing today? I write to inform you that we have already sent you USD5000.00 dollars through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full compensation payment of USD1.800,000.00 via western union by the United Nation Government. I called to give you the information through phone as internet hackers were many but i cannot reach you for over one week now and even this morning. So,I decided to email you the MTCN and Sender's Name so that can pick up this USD5000.00 to enable us send another USD5000.00 by tomorrow as you knows we will be sending you only USD5000.00 per day.Please pick up this information, you are run fast to any western union in your country to pick up the USD5000.00 and send us e-mail back so we can send you another payment tomorrow. Manager: Mr Andrew Goudie website: www.westernunion.com Telephone: +2347057416943 Email: email@example.com E-mail me once you picked up this USD5000.00 today. Here is the western union information to pick up the USD5000.00, MTCN : 787 583 3448 Sender's Name: Nicholas ng Question: Honest Answer:Trust Amount send: 5,000.00USD I am waiting for your E-mail once you pick up USD5000.00, For more information call +2347057416943 Thanks RYAN MORGAN