Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Confidentiality Required REPLY ASAP

From: mr walter gibson <>

This email with the subject "Confidentiality Required REPLY ASAP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 07 Aug 2007 10:32:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was mr walter gibson <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Good Day To You,
Though i have considered this medium to be the best manner to
have approached you on this issue that the Internet
has been greatly abused for in formations of vital importance. 
I have decided to take the chance
seeing that no other means could have been faster  more efficient than
 the E-mail  I am Walter Gibson, Hamilton Direct Bank Limited.I
am contacting you concerning a deceased customer and an investment
 he placed under our banks management four years ago to the tune of Fifty
million united states dollars .I would respectfully request
 that you keep thecontents of this mail confidential and respect the 
integrity of the information you come by as a result of this mail. I have been 
in charge of this  department for six years and to be
 of my knowledge,i have discharged my duty with equity. 
In the process of review of the financial report by my department,
 I discovered that both of you have a similar last name, hence I contacted you
so that I can give you further briefing on my intention and how to disburse
 the funds and estate he left behind. My proposal; you share the same 
surname With ourlate client; I am prepared to place you in a position to
instruct The security Firm to release the deposit to you as the closest surviving
relation.Upon receipt ofthe deposit,I am prepared to share the money with you
 in half. That is:I  will simply nominate you as the next of kin and
have them releasethe  deposit to you. We share the proceeds 50/50. 
I ask that you do notdestroy my chance, if you will not work with me  let
me know and let memove on with my life but do not destroy me. I am a family 
man and this is an opportunity to provide them with newopportunities. There is 
areward for this project and it is a task well worth undertaking. I willmost welcome
 your prompt response via this emai that would 
enable us to start  something. Walter Gibson