A Scam Email with the Subject "YOU ARE TO CONTACT THE BANK THROUGH THIS EMAIL ADDRESS," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 28 Jun 2011 12:11:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mrs Janet Maxwell <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
I am Mrs Janet Maxwell. and I have been suffering from Ovarian cancer deseed and the doctor says that I have just two days to live. I am an Jordanian Woman. But base in Africa Burkina Faso for more than Ten years now as a merchant in cocoa and cotton exportation. Now that I am about to end the race of life like this, without any family members and no child.
I have $17.3 Million US DOLLARS. seventeen million three hunbred thousand Us Dollars in Bank Of Africa (B.O.A) Burkina Faso which I instructed the bank to give to Christ the King Missionary Home in Burkina Faso . But my mind is not at rest as I am writing this letter now through the help of my computer beside my sick bed.
I also have ($10.5 Million US Dollars) Ten Million Five Houndred Thousand Us Dollars at Ecobank here in Burkina Faso and I have instructed the bank to transfer the money to the first foreigner that will apply to the bank after I have gone so that bank should release the fund to him/her but you will assure me that you will take 50% of the money and give 50% to the orphanage home in your country for my heart to rest.
YOU ARE TO CONTACT THE BANK THROUGH THIS EMAIL ADDRESS (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Yours fairly friend
Mrs Janet Maxwell.