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From:  Farouq Hosni <>
Date:  Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:29:06 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "TREAT VERY URGENT AND CONFIDENTIAL" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:29:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Farouq Hosni <>, although it may have been spoofed.

To Whom it may Concern,
I know this letter will come to you as a surprise knowing that we have
not meet each other face to face. My name is Farouq Hosni former culture minister. President Hosni Mubarak formal president of Egypt who resigned from office after eighteen days of mass protects by the people of Egypt.

My reason of contacting you is that I want to set up a business
venture oversea and I am looking for a trustworthy person that will
help me set up the business and I don't want my name to be used in the
setting up of the business. Note I have set aside the sum of Eighteen
Million five hundred thousand United States Dollars (US$18.5M) for this
project. And after my search for a credible and trust worthy person to
help me I decided to contact you.
Please kindly confirm your willingness to help me so that I will
forward all the details in respect to this project to you.
Thanks and remain bless,

Farouq Hosni