This email with the subject "Relative !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 20 Dec 2007 05:05:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Ivan Bantos <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Consultants:Private Investigators and Security Consultants is conducting a standard process investigation on behalf of Mining Cop-oration in South Africa,the international Cop oration conglomerate, and we will like you to assist with this Independent Inquiry. My name is IVAN BANTOS, I am a senior partner in the firm.This investigation involves a client who shares the same surname with you and also the circumstances surrounding investments made by this client at Mining Cop-oration. 1-Are you aware of any relative/relation who shares your same surname whose last known contact address was Brussels Belgium? 2-Are you aware of any investment of considerable value made by such a person at the Private Mining Cop oration in South Africa PLC? 3-Born on the 1st of June 1927 4-Can you establish beyond reasonable doubt your eligibility to assume status of successor in title to the deceased? Please forward all response to my private email as soon as possible to afford us the opportunity to close this investigation. Thank you for accommodating our enquiry. firstname.lastname@example.org Ivan Bantos.