A Scam Email with the Subject "APPROVED COMPENSATION PAYMENT AWARD OF USD5,500,000,00 Dollars" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:08:51 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "UNITED NATIONS"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Dear Beneficiary, APPROVED COMPENSATION PAYMENT AWARD OF USD5,500,000,00 Dollars We found your email/name in our list and that is why we are contacting you, This have been agreed upon and have been signed Therefore, we are happy to inform you that an arrangement has perfectly been concluded to effect your payment as soon as possible in our bid to be transparent. However, it is our pleasure to inform you that we have already sent you USD 5000.00 United State Dollars through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full compensation payment total sum of USD5.5M via western union by the Federal Ministry of Finance as approved by the United Nations Compensation Committee (UNCC)Since western Union maximum limit is USD5000.00 we have programmed your payment for USD5000.00 USD per day until you receive the total sum of USD5.5M. Note: You cannot pick up the funds yet because your name has not yet been activated as the receiver of the funds. Please pick up below information and contact the western Union financial officer (Mr Desmond) for immediate activation of your total amount. Below is your first payment for 5000.00 USD sent today. M.T.C.N: 3972610246 Sender’s First Name: Joseph Sender’s Last Name: Mmachi Text question: Pick up Text Answer: Today Amount: USD5000.00 Copy/paste and track your payment here on below link: https://wumt.westernunion.com/asp/orderstatus.asp?country=global Call or e-mail below Information for the activation of fund immediately. And also forward the following details listed below to them for activation process. 1. Your Receiver Full Name: 2. Address: 4. Valid ID: 5. Phone Number: Western Union Payment Unit Redemption Center contact person: Mr Desmond Email: ( email@example.com } Keep us updated once you received it. Yours in service Dr Lee Yang U.N Senior Coordinator of Project Funds.