fighting spam and scams on the Internet
Victims never receive this non-existent fortune but are tricked into sending their money to the criminals, who remain anonymous. They hide their real identity and location by using fake names and fake postal addresses as well as communicating via anonymous free email accounts and mobile phones.
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Fraud email example:
From: sle sle <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 13:49:07 +0200
Subject: URGENT INVESTMENT INQUIRIES.
URGENT INVESTMENT INQUIRIES.FROM SOLOMON UKAKUABIDJAN,COTE D'IVOIREWEST AFRICA.PRIVATE TEL:00225 06494615Dear Respectful one, I wish to request for your assistance in a financial transaction.
Dear I get your contact from a member of this your site. I wish to invest in Manufacturing and real estate management in your country. I have seven million, five hundred thousand United State Dollars. USD($7.500,000)to invest in the transaction and I will require your assistance in receiving the funds in your account in your country. I will gladly give you 15% of the total sum for your assistance.Please it is important you contact me immediately on my private e-mail address: email@example.com for further explanation. Awaiting your immediate response and God bless.RegardsSOLOMON UKAKU.Pleasa contact me through my private email address at(address: firstname.lastname@example.org) for security reason.
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