Email Scammers Get More Saavy

By Dan Nedelko

October 13, 2009

Last Updated on December 1, 2011 by Dan Nedelko

<p>This brightened up my morning today I get tons of spam like this but I have yet to have seen one that actually included my real name in the body A few things about this are very cool<p> <ol> <li>I never knew I had a relative named Michael Nedelko Its even more ironic that my relative has a similar name to mine my middle name is Michael<li> <li>I never knew that my relative worked in West Africa as Director of Produits petroliers although my French is a bit rusty I think that might mean he was the Director of Petroleum Products Well done<li> <li>Sadly even though I never met my successful relative the dude was worth over $10M the poor guy was the victim of a tragic plane crash I hardly even knew ya<li> <li>Happily the money is in an estate account Yippee The lawyer was kind enough to track me down with all of this pertinent information Thanks Lawyer person<li> <ol> <p>Sadly this is the same old Nigerian email scam It just seems they get better and better at composing their emails Undoubtedly some poor schmuck will get a letter like this and send these people $10000 to get the $10000000 But that poor schmuck probably already verified their banking and credit card information through a similar email<p> <p>Beware the Nigerian email scams although if for some reason youre reasing my blog you would fall for this kind of thing at least I hope to hell you wouldnt<p> <p>Check out this email though pretty impressive overall<p> <blockquote><p>BARRISTER HUDSON JUNE AND CHAMBERS<br > 03 BP 2082Cotonou<br > Republique du Benin<br > E mail hudsonjune1970yahoocojp<p> <p>ATTN Daniel Nedelko<p> <p>I am Barr Hudson June the Attorney at law to Late Mr Michael Nedelko a nativenational of your country who used to work as the Director of Produits petroliers TOTAL BENIN in Benin Republic West Africa Here in after shall be Referred to as my client<p> <p>On the 29th of April 2007 my Client His wife and their three Children were involved in a plane crash and unfortunately lost their lives Since then I have made several enquiries to your embassy to locate any of my clients extended relatives but all efforts was just in vain<p> <p>After these several unsuccessful attempts I decided to track his last name over the Internet to locate any member of his Family hence I contacted you I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money left behind by my Client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank BANK OF AFRICA BENIN REPUBLIC These huge deposits were lodged particularly with the BOA where the deceased had an account valued at about $105 million dollars Ten Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars<p> <p>The Bank has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confiscated Since I have been unsuccessful in Locating the relatives for over Six years Now I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you have the same last name so that the proceeds of this account valued at $105 million dollars can be paid to you and then you and I can Share the money 50 to you and 50 to me I will procure all Necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us seeing this deal through<p> <p>I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law but you must also agree not to disclose or pass any information related to this business to any body for security reason and to avoid eye brow and the way we are going to achieve this is<p> <p>I will need the following information from you<p> <p>Your Full Name and Address<br > Your Age Occupation and Position<br > Your Telephone Mobile and Fax Number for Communication Purpose<p> <p>My private email address is hudsonjune1970yahoocojp Please feel free to contact me immediately for further action<p> <p>Waiting to hear from you urgently<br > Best Regards<br > Barr Hudson June<p><blockquote>

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