A Scam Email with the Subject "YOU ARE TO CONTACT THE BANK THROUGH THIS EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 14 Jul 2011 14:34:19 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mrs Janet Maxwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam, 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 West Africa Burkina Faso for more than Ten years now as a merchant in cocoa and cotton exportation.but Now that I am about to end the race of life like this, without any family members that is worthy 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 my 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. 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 be at rest. YOU ARE TO CONTACT THE BANK THROUGH THIS EMAIL ADDRESS (email@example.com) Thanks Yours fairly friend Mrs Janet Maxwell.