This email with the subject "Business proposal" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 27 Jan 2008 14:39:33 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Barr. James Udor" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, This is to introduce to you a very good business that you will benefit once you show interest. Your reply must be sent to (email@example.com ) for privacy and confidentiality. I am a legal adviser to Mr. Robert Chapman, who unfortunately died in the crash of Kenya Airways on January 30 2000, http://archives.cnn.com/2000/WORLD/africa/01/30/kenya.airways.crash.01/index.html we were into crude oil business here in the and made a profit of USD10.5 Million and secretly deposited it in a private security company here in United kingdom which I am the only one who know about this and every legal documentations concerning this fund are under my custody The board of the security Company has issued me a notice that after One month from now and if no next of kin shown up for the claiming of the said funds, the funds will be confiscated and declared unserviceable because of the agreement made. I seek your consent to present you as the Next of Kin of the deceased since you are a foreigner, so that the proceed of this deposit valued at $USD10.5 Million Dollars can be released to you for our disbursements and it will be shared 50/50. All it requires is your honest co-operation to enable us see this business successfully, I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement which will protect you from any breach of the law. Once in acceptance to this proposal, Reply to me these following: 1) your full name and address.2) your occupation and age.3) yours private/direct telephone and fax number for easy communication. Further details await your response by email. Yours faithfully, Barrister James Udor (ESQ). Reply on this Confidential Email:firstname.lastname@example.org