This email with the subject "Please Urgent Assistance From Victor Strasser," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 May 2007 04:06:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was victor strasser <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
--------------------------------- Découvrez le blog Yahoo! Mail : dernières nouveautés, astuces, conseils.. et vos réactions ! --0-2136426533-1179313561=:84274 Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1 Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit <DIV>From Victor Strasser<BR>Abidjan,Cote D'Ivoire<BR>DearOne,<BR> <BR>Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship with you. I am Victor Strasser, the only son of late Mr. and Mrs. Fredrick Strasser. My father was a very wealthy cocoa merchant in Abidjan, the economic capital of Ivory coast, my father was poisoned to death by his business associates on one of their outings on a business trip. My mother died when I was a baby and since then my father took me so special. <BR> <BR>Before the death of my father on June 2005 in a private hospital here in Abidjan he secretly called me on his bed side and told me that he has the sum of Night million, five hundred thousand United State Dollars. US($18. 500,000) left in fixed/suspense account in one of the prime banks here in Abidjan ,that he used my name as his only son for the next of Kin in depositing of the fund. He also explained to me that it was because of this wealth that he was poisoned by his business associates. That I should seek for a foreign partner in a country of my choice where I will transfer this money and use it for investment purpose such as real estate management or other wise and profitable investment.</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV>Sir, I am honourably seeking for your assistance in the following ways:<BR> <BR>(1)To provide a bank account into which this money would be transferred to .</DIV> <DIV>(2)To serve as a guardian of this fund since I am only 19 years without investment knowledge.<BR>(3) To make arrangement for me to come over to your country to further my education and to secure a resident permit in your country.</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV>Moreover, sir I am willing to offer you 15% of the total sum as compensation for your Effort after the successful transfer of this fund Into your account overseas while 5% will be maped out for any expenses we may incure. Furthermore, please indicate your options towards assisting me as I believe that this transaction would be concluded within Seven working days you signify interest to assist me. Anticipating to hear from you soonest.</DIV> <DIV><BR> Thanks and God bless.<BR> Sincerely yours,<BR> Victor Strasser.<BR></DIV><p>  <hr size="1"> Découvrez <a href="http://blog.mail.yahoo.fr">le blog Yahoo! Mail</a> : dernières nouveautés, astuces, conseils.. et vos réactions ! --0-2136426533-1179313561=:84274--