A Scam Email with the Subject "***SPAM*** Hello dear," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 May 2012 07:11:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Linda Dikko <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
I am Miss Linda Dikko, 21 years old, from Abidjan economic capital city of Coted'Ivoire. I solicit your urgent help to get my inheritance transfered to your account overseas because of this political instability.The amount involve is Six Million, Seven Hundred thousand United State Dollars.(USD$6,700,000.00)left in fixed deposit account in one of the leading banks in Africa. Presently I am in the refugee camp under the security of (UN) United Nations High Commission for Refugees.I want to invest the money in your country and continue my studies.
This is because I have suffered a lot of set backs as a result of political crisis here in Ivory coast. The death of my father actually brought sorrow to my life.... I also want to invest the fund under your care because I am ignorant of business world.
I am in a sincere desire of your humble assistance in this regards. Your suggestions and ideas will be highly regarded.
Immedaitely I confirm your willingness, I will send to you my Picture and also inform you more details involved in this matter.
Miss Linda Dikko