A Scam Email with the Subject "Urgent Response Please !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 10 Aug 2006 00:17:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr.Fred Obi <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
CRAFT COMPANY PLC. DL0311 VAUXHALL CROSS E7 8JG-LONDON UNITED KINGDOM. E-MAIL: email@example.com Attn:Sir/Ma. With due respect to you, I am sorry for any inconveniences or embarrassement this my letter of assistance may cause you. I am Mr.Fred Obi, the managing director of the above mentioned company. Base on the assurance given on your behalf, my company has appoint you as our debt collector from our overseas creditors. The creditors always send us CHEQUES for our payment, but foreign cheque take LONGER time to clear and sometimes some of them got lost on transit, which impact a great lost to this Company. It is on this effect, we the management outstand a dept collector overseas. You haven been selected on these contract, the management has agreed that any debt YOU collected on our behalf, 5% is allowed for you as your share while the remaining will be remitted to us through wire transfer on our coparate account. To commence on this transaction, you are to send the following in your reply: 1. Name you want the cheque to be raised. 2. Direct telephone and fax numbers 3. Mailing address 4. Your company name if any. 5. Sex/ Age and Occupation. NOTE: Your duty is ONLY to collect CHEQUES on our behalf from our creditors overseas and have 5% of the total fund paid to you. If you are interested, please reply through my secure email address: firstname.lastname@example.org Awaiting your positive reply. Yours sincerely, Mr. Fred Obi.