A Scam Email with the Subject "Please Respond Quickly" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Jun 2007 06:06:01 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was " Teresa Carlos" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
My name is Mrs Teresa Carlos widow to late Mr Patrick Carlos ,former accountant of REPSOL PETROLEUM AND GAS company in Equatorial Guinea.I am 69years old, suffering from long time cancer of the breast.
My late husband died early last year from heart attack, and during theperiod of our marriage we couldn't produce any child. My late husband was very wealthy and after his death,I inherited all his business andwealth.The doctor has advised me that I will not live for more than few months, so I have now decided to spread all my wealth, to contribute mainly to thedevelopment of charity in Africa, America, Asia and Europe. I am sorry if you are embarrassed by my mail. i found your e-mail address in the web directory,and I have decided to contact you, but if for any reason you find this mail offensives,you can ignore it and please accept my apology. Before my late husband died he was a major oil tycoon,and deposited the sum of US$14,000,000.00( Fourteen million dollars) in one of the Security Finance Outfit in the Netherlands. some years ago,thats all i have left now,i need you to collect this funds and distribute it according to the God wishes and for charity . so that when i die my soul can rest in peace. The funds will be entirely in your hands and management. i hope God gives you the wisdom to touch many lives,that is my main concern. 20% of this money will be for your time and effort,while 80% goes to charity. So if you know you can assist me then forward to me immediately the following informations to my email (email@example.com). 1) FULL NAMES AND ADDRESS 2) PRIVATE PHONE 3) YOUR NATIONALITY 4) OCCUPATION IF DIFEERENT FROM ESTATE AGENT 5) AGE and your Marital Startus. May God bless and protect you always. MRS Teresa Carlos