A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Beneficiary" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 05 Jul 2007 03:00:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Barr. Alfred Jones" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Beneficiary MEMO Reconciliatory Committee Federal Secretariat Building 7th Floor Suit 38/39 Wuse ii Abuja-Nigeria. SUBJECT: FOREIGN VICTIMS COMPENSATION. For introduction purposes, I am Barrister Alfred C. Jones, secretary to the above mentioned Committee. In the recent past a lot of complaints have been going on around the Globe concerning some Foreigners who lost their hard-earned Monies either in the form of uncompleted Contracts or victims of swindlers. considering the fact that a higher proportion of their complaints points to Africa, and Nigeria is mostly affected. The Government deemed it necessary to verify these reports with the view to make adequate reconciliation by paying compensations (Amount lost)to the affected victim like you respectively. We have forwarded this memo to you because your name falls among the shortlisted presented to us for urgent and necessary attention.This initiative was borne out of Government desire to boost its campaign against corruption in the Country and for Nigeria to have her rightful place in the comity of Nations. Now when you respond to this email, you will be directed to the paying bank where your payment will come from. Our is to make a re-commendation. Do not delay to contact us as soon as you receive this letter to enable us expedite action for the payment of your lost amount immediately. Yours Sincerely, Barr.Alfred C. Jones Secretary to the Committee. ________________________________________ PeoplePC Online A better way to Internet http://www.peoplepc.com