Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: john harwood <>

This email with the subject "FROM Mr. JOHN HARWOOD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 03 Oct 2007 01:45:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was john harwood <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<DIV class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>From The Desk of:</FONT=
</SPAN></STRONG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR>=
<STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Mr.</FONT></SPAN>=
</STRONG></SPAN></B><FONT size=3D3><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMI=
LY: Arial"> </SPAN><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: blue; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">=
003399; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"> </SPAN><SPAN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: =
#333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR></SPAN><FONT size=3D3><STRONG><SPAN style=
=3D"COLOR: #111111; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Chief Auditor</SPAN></STRONG><STRON=
G><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">,</SPAN></STRONG></FON=
T><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR><FONT size=3D3>=
<STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">First National Bank</SPAN></STRO=
NG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">South Africa</SPAN></STRO=
NG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Phone:</SPAN></STRONG></F=
ONT></SPAN></B><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #ff409f; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><=
FONT size=3D3>0027-73-3266156</FONT></SPAN></STRONG></DIV>
<DIV class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
"COLOR: #ff409f; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Email: <A href=3D"mailt="><U><FONT color=3D#0000ff>john2007_harwood@y=</FONT></U></A></FONT></SPAN></STRONG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #a=
040ff; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR></SPAN></B><SPAN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; C=
OLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR></SPAN><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR:=
 #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Compliment Of The Season 2007 =
,</FONT></SPAN></STRONG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Aria=
l"><BR><FONT size=3D3><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">&nbsp;</SP=
AN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">I apologize if t=
he contents in this mail are contrary to your moral ethics, which I feel ma=
y be of great disturbance to your&nbsp; personal life, But please treat wit=
h absolute secrecy and personal. I pray that this email reaches you in the =
best of health. </SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Ari=
al">&nbsp;</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">l =
am Mr. </SPAN></STRONG></FONT></SPAN></B><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: blue=
AN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: #003399; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"> </SPAN><S=
TRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>the=
 Chief Auditor, with First National Bank,</FONT></SPAN></STRONG><STRONG><SP=
AN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"> </SPAN></=
STRONG><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT siz=
e=3D3>of South Africa .One of our customers Engr Ron Morris, with his entir=
e family were among the victims of December 26, 2003 Air-Crash. For more bo=
uts&nbsp;the Air Crash you can visit the CNN web news for the tragedy. </FO=
NT></SPAN></STRONG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><B=
R><FONT size=3D3><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">&nbsp;</SPAN></=
STRONG><BR></FONT></SPAN></B><SPAN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: #333333=
; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><A href=3D"
/benin.crash/" target=3D_blank><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 12pt; COLO=
R: #0068cf; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><U>
26/benin.crash/</U></SPAN></STRONG></A><BR></SPAN><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"CO=
LOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>&nbsp;</FONT></SPAN></STRO=
NG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR><FONT size=3D3=
<STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Before his death, he has an acc=
ount with us valued at Ten Million, One hundred and Eighty-Three Thousand U=
S Dollars (USD 10.183M).According to the South Africa Law, at the expiratio=
n of Three years if nobody applies to claim the funds&nbsp;a grace&nbsp;of&=
nbsp;thirty (30) days will be given before the money will revert to the own=
ership of the South Africa government. </SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN st=
yle=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">&nbsp;</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">My proposal is that I will like you as a foreigner to =
stand in as the next of kin or Distant Cousin for us to&nbsp; claim this mo=
ney, so that the fruits of this old man's labor will not&nbsp; get into the=
 hands of some corrupt government officials who will later&nbsp; use the mo=
ney to sponsor war in Africa and kill innocent citizens in the search for p=
olitical power.</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Aria=
l">&nbsp;</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Ple=
ase note that there will be no problem as my bank has made all effort throu=
gh to reach for any of his Relation but all was fruitless.&nbsp; My positio=
n as the Chief&nbsp;Auditor&nbsp;in this bank guarantees the successful exe=
cution of this (Deal) transaction.<*xml:namespace prefix =3D o ns =3D "urn:=
schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p></SPAN></STRONG></FONT></=
SPAN></B></DIV><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">
<DIV class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><BR><FONT size=3D3><ST=
RONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This money will be shared on agreed=
 percentage which must be written in the agreement of personal trusteeship,=
 once the funds is transferred to your account in your country or anywhere =
else. </SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">&nbsp;=
</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">If not inter=
ested please destroy the mail because of the confidentiality attached to it=
. I promise that this transaction will be done under a legitimate arrangeme=
nt that will protect both of us from any breach of the law.</SPAN></STRONG>=
<BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">lf <SPAN style=3D"mso-spacer=
un: yes">&nbsp;</SPAN>you are interested and wish to assist me please conta=
ct me with the below information:</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
"FONT-FAMILY: Arial">&nbsp;</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-=
FAMILY: Arial">Mr. </SPAN></STRONG></FONT></SPAN></B><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
</STRONG><B><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR><STRONG>=
<SPAN style=3D"FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Telephone:+</FONT></SPAN>=
</STRONG></SPAN></B><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #ff409f; FONT-FAMILY: Ari=
al"><FONT size=3D3> 0027-73-3266156</FONT></SPAN></STRONG></DIV>
<DIV class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><STRONG><SPAN style=3D=
"COLOR: #ff409f; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #ff409f; FONT-FA=
MILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Email: <A href=3D"mailto:john2007_harwood@yahoo="><U><FONT color=3D#0000ff></FONT></U></A=
Y: Arial"><BR></SPAN></B><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY=
: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>Awaiting your soonest response today. <o:p></o:p></=
<DIV class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><B><SPAN style=3D"COLO=
R: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><BR><FONT size=3D3><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"F=
ONT-FAMILY: Arial">Best Regards.</SPAN></STRONG><BR><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"=
le=3D"COLOR: blue; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><FONT size=3D3>JOHN HARWOOD </FONT><=
/SPAN></STRONG><SPAN style=3D"FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY:=
 Arial"><BR></SPAN><STRONG><SPAN style=3D"COLOR: #333333; FONT-FAMILY: Aria=
l"><FONT size=3D3>(Chief Auditor)</FONT></SPAN></STRONG></DIV><br /><hr />D=
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