This email with the subject "I need your urgent reply" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Apr 2011 14:09:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Madame Halimata Diabate <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
it is a great pleasure to write you, but I know you'll be very surprised if you do not know me. but I got your address from the directory business here in London where I am based. I'm Mrs. HALIMATADIABATE. Women of the brigade commander GENERAL DIABATE ABDULHAZEEZ an officer of the army or cote'D. President Laurent Gbagbo on 28 July 2010. Nevertheless, I am writing this letter in confidence and hope that I as a secret because I believe that God hears the prayer through several ways. Now, when my husband was alive he deposited the sum of $ 20 million with the name of my son. which is the only son. Now, the brothers of my husband want to invade the property that my husband has to leave. this is why I decided to ask if you can help me invest this money in your country in secret. so that the brothers of my husband and Laurent Gbagbo did not trace. because I am in exile in London. Only my son and my lawyer know. Please if you can help me with this problem, I think you are honest and humane, God-fearing, which is not doubtful. you can write and contact me at the address below. Again, please keep this secret for the sake of myself and my child. I would be very grateful if you can help me invest this money in your country without sheet previous problem. I always look forward to your urgent response Thank you in advance here's my phone number and my e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org ======================= Your phone number Your e-mail Your complete address Ms. Diabate Halimata