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

Subject:  Business Assistance,
From:  "Sgt Eric" <>
Date:  Fri, 05 Jan 2007 01:32:24 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Business Assistance," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 05 Jan 2007 01:32:24 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Sgt Eric" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message
Dear Sir=2FMadam

My name is Mark Eric=2C I am an American soldier serving in the
military of the 1st Armored Division in Iraq=2C As you know we are being 
attacked by insurgents everyday and car bombs=2EWe managed to move funds 
belonging to Saddam Hussien's family=2E

We want to move this money to you=2C so that you may invest it for us
and keep our share in a safety keep=2EWe will take 70%=2C my partner and I 
while You take the other 30%=2E no strings attached=2C just help us move it 
out of Iraq=2E Iraq is a warzone=2E 

We plan on using diplomatic courier and shipping the funds out in one silver box=2C using 
diplomatic immunity=2EThis Transaction is risk free and has a diplomatic coverage whereby the 
consignment cannot be checked in port of Entry=2E

Also=2CI regret if this email surprises you but rather I just need your
kindest of assistance=2E

Sincerely Yours=2C

1st Armored Division in Iraq