The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

From:  "Obuka Obuka Mr." <>
Date:  Sun, 31 Jul 2011 20:28:07 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "ASSISTANCE NEEDED URGENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 31 Jul 2011 20:28:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Obuka Obuka Mr." <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Friend,
How are you my friend.I need your urgent assistance in transferring the sum of ($2.5m) MILLION to your account within 5 or 7 banking days.The transfer is risk free on both sides hence you are going to follow my instruction till the fund transfer to your account.
Upon receipt of your reply,I will give you full details on how the business will be executed and also note that you will have 40% of the above mentioned while 60% will be for me.You are to forward your full name,Address,mobile number,date of birth and occupation
I am expecting your Urgent response.
Keep it secret.
kindest regards,