The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

From:  karim abdela <>
Date:  Mon, 03 Sep 2007 12:32:31 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "URGENT ATTENTION." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 03 Sep 2007 12:32:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was karim abdela <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<STRONG>From The Desk Of Mr.karim Abdela<BR>The Head Of File Department,<BR=
Groupe Bank of Africa B.O.A<BR>Ouagadougou Burkina-Faso West Africa.<BR><F=
ONT size=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>Compliments O=
f The Season. </FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&n=
bsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp; Pardon my indignation if my proposal =
letter comes to you as a surprise or may offend you for contacting you with=
out your prior consent.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></=
STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp; Firstly, I got your email ad=
dress from the professional data base found in the internet Yahoo tourist s=
earch as I was searching for a foreign reliable partner after series of pra=
yers and fasting.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></STRONG=
&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;I was divinely directed by the almi=
ghty to contact you among other names I met in my search. I believe that Go=
d has a way of helping who is in need.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT siz=
e=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp; My name is Mr=
.karim Abdela from Burkina Faso. I work with the Groupe Bank of Africa as t=
he Head of file Department.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FON=
T></STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;In my department I discov=
ered an abandoned sum of $ 18 million U.S.A dollars in an account that belo=
ngs to one of our foreign customer who died along with his entire family in=
 a plane crash.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;</FONT></ST=
RONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;&nbsp; From the day this bank got thi=
s information about his death, this bank have expected his next of kin to c=
ome for the claim of his fund and no one comes because the only next of kin=
( his wife) died also.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></S=
TRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;As indicated in our banking po=
licy the bank cannot release his fund to anyone unless somebody applies as =
his next of kin or relation.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbs=
p; Therefore upon my discovery&nbsp; I have decided to make this proposal t=
o you so that you will stand to the bank through writing an application let=
ter as the next of kin to the deceased person and fund,</FONT></STRONG><BR>=
<STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;on the acceptance of your application letter t=
o the bank, the bank will release the fund into your account as the next of=
 kin or relation to the deceased for safety and subsequent disbursement. I =
will not like this fund to be transfered into the bank treasury as one of t=
he unclaimed bill.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></STRON=
G>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp; The request of foreigner as next =
of kin in this business is occasioned for the fact that the late man was a =
foreigner and nationality of Burkina Faso cannot stand as the next of kin t=
o a foreigner. </FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&=
nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;&nbsp; On your acceptance, I will sen=
d to you the application letter you will send to the bank for the claim of =
the fund, and I will feed you with the accurate information=92s that will e=
nable the bank transfer the fund into your account for both of us to share =
at the ratio of 60% for me while 30% for you and 10% for the expenses incur=
red.</FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><S=
TRONG><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;&nbsp; Immediately after the transfer has been m=
ade into your account I will visit you in your country for my own part of t=
he money as the percentages indicated. </FONT></STRONG><BR><STRONG><FONT si=
ze=3D3></FONT></STRONG>&nbsp;<BR><STRONG><FONT size=3D3>Mr.karim Abdela</FO=
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