A Scam Email with the Subject
"URGENT BUSINESS PROPOSAL"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Thu, 17 Apr 2008 19:10:47 -0700 and has been classified as a
Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was
although it may have been spoofed.
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Dear Friend, This message might meet you in utmost surprise,
however,it's just my urgent need for foreign partner that made me to contact
you for this transaction. I am a banker by profession from Burkina faso in
west Africa and currently holding the post of Director Auditing and
Accounting unit of the bank.I have the opportunity of transfering the left
over funds ($5.5million) of one of my bank clients who died along with his
entire family on 31 july 2000 in a plane crash.You can confirm the genuiness
of the deceased death by clicking on this web site http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/859479.stm
Hence,i am inviting you for a
business deal where this money can be shared between us in the ratio of
50/50 If you agree to my business proposal.further details of the transfer
will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail. have a great
day. yours, Mr Adams Zake