A Scam Email with the Subject "RE: INSTRUCTIONS on how TO CREDIT YOUR ACCOUNT WITH THE SUM OF Â£5,800,000.00â€" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 29 Nov 2011 10:33:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Barclays Bank Plc <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Barclays Bank Plc, 1 Churchill Place, London, E14 5HP, United Kingdom. Dear Customer, RE: INSTRUCTIONS on how TO CREDIT YOUR ACCOUNT WITH THE SUM OF Â5,800,000.00 We at this bank wish to congratulate and inform you that after thorough review of your Inheritance/Contract funds transfer release documents in conjunction with the Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund assessment report, your payment file was forwarded to us for immediate transfer of a part-payment Â5,800,000.00 to your designated bank account from their offshore account with us. The Audit reports given to us shows that you have been going through hard times by paying a lot of money to see to the release of your funds, which has been delayed by some dubious officials. We therefore advice that you stop further communication with any correspondence outside this office since you do not have to pay any money or fee to receive your funds as you have met up with the whole funds transfer requirements. The only thing required from you is to obtain the Non-Residential Clearance Certificate to enable us credit your account directly by Online transfer or through any of our corresponding banks and send copies of the funds transfer release documents to you and your bankers for confirmation. Should you follow our directives, your funds will be credited and reflect in your bank account within five (5) bank working days from the day you obtain this Non-Residential Clearance Certificate. For further details and assistance on this Remittance Notification, you are advice to kindly forward Your full contact addresses, telephone and fax numbers to: Andrew Harper, Head Banking Division. E-mail Address: email@example.com Yours Faithfully, BARCLAYS GROUP.