This email with the subject "Confidential Letter !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 26 Sep 2012 09:00:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Youssef Raouf Boutros Ghali" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam. I knew this mail will obviously comes to your surprises, Please i am writing you to seek your confidential help. Mr name is Youssef Raouf Boutros Ghali,former finance Minister under Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak,who resigned under intense pressure from protesters. l have been charged for corruption but the court has cleared me. when i was the Finance Minister I had the sum of US$50 million,which was deposited in security Company Overseas under the assistant of President Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak of Egypt but as of now he has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the Government. l need your assistant for us to re-lodge this fund into a private account under my assistant as the depositor, which will benefit for both of us. As of now I had left the Country since February 2011 and went on asylum in one of the West African Countries. l wanted us to disburse the fund as follows 50/50 .Please this message is highly confidential, even if you are not interested but if you are interested, kindly email me for more details. Yours faithfully, Youssef Raouf Boutros Ghali E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org