This email with the subject "Dear Customer" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 13 Nov 2011 00:59:57 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was FedEx Red Star Courier SErvice <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Customer, Please read carefully and track your parcel before you reply back. www.fedex.com/Tracking, Tracking Number:875531681014. The package left Lagos Nigeria on Ship date: Jun 15, 2011 and since on the 18th of AUG it has been in Memphis awaiting custom clearance certificate. Delivery to your residential address, to get the Custom Clearance certificate here will cost the sum of $150 usd,This email is coming to you as a reminder concerning your pending package. the content of your package is an International ATM CARD written in your name and in the amount of $350,000.00usd. As soon as you have tracked your parcel and ready to make the payment of $150, for the Custom Clearance certificate, get back to us with your complete contact information so that we can reach you as soon as possible. To track your package, go to www.fedex.com/Tracking and insert the tracking number below to view delivery status. www.fedex.com/Tracking Tracking Number: 875531681014 You are advised to get back to me as soon as possible once payment is made so we can secure the Custom Clearance certificate to facilitate the immediate release of your ATM Card currently held in Memphis TN. Give me a call on +234-805-597-0100 This is important and as such your immediate response will do you Good. Management, Mr. Kelvin Anderson Email:email@example.com +234-805-597-0100 ÂFedEx Online Management Team. All rights reserved. Â 1995-2011 FedEx