A selection of the latest scam emails hitting inboxes (week beginning 3rd June 2017)
From: America Airlines <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Your order 4406285 has been confirmed!
This is an order confirmation e-mail from America Airlines.
Your credit card has been charged.
FLIGHT NUMBER 47004110
ORDER DATE & TIME / JULY 6th , 2017 11:17 PM
CARGED AMOUNT : 278.02 USD
CREDIT CARD : XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XX42
Your ticket can be downloaded from the link below:
https://www.aa.com/flights/ticket?download=true& id=420823325&date=7/6/2017 <http://MYKRILLOIL.CA/file.php?d=anVsaWFAb25saW5laW52ZXN0aWdhdGlvbnMuY2 9tLmF1>
To check in you will need to use a printed copy your ticket at the airport office.
Thank you for choosing American Airlines.
From: Office 365 <email@example.com>
Subject: Warning !! Noticed your e-mail account has almost exceed it’s limit
We noticed your e-mail account has almost exceed it’s limit. And you may not be able to send or receive messages any moment from now,
Click Here to renew your account. <http://rtripodi.com/construction_page/8-login-form/>
failure to renew your e-mail account. It will be permanently disabled.
From: Julia <Cook3771@static.vnpt.vn>
How is your day? What is your name?
My name is Julia. I am interested in chatting with you, what do you think about it?
Are you often visit this site if not, we can talk in other social networks.
I will be waiting to you answer with hurry.
My email firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a wonderful day
From: DLR Monforte INC <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Confidential Proposition. NVDECXCPPR
I am sure that this letter will come to you as a surprise to you, but do not worry because I only found your name through internet searching and I decided to contact you for this business.
My name is Mr. De Lara Romeo Monforte, a staff of one of the leading bank here in USA
Twenty Millions US Dollars was deposited since 2003 in our bank and the beneficiary died in 2004 South Asia Tsunami with his family while on a holiday in Thailand.
All attempts to trace any of his relatives since his death were not successful. Now, since you both share the same last name, I want you to stand as NEXT OF KIN / BENEFICIARY of this fund and we will share this money together.
30% will be for you and 70% will be for me which I also intend to invest in Real Estate Business in your Country.
If you are interested, send me the following through my email address:- firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone and Fax Numbers
Date of Birth
Please I want this deal to be very secret and should not be disclose to anyone. If you have any questions let me know ASAP.
Thank you for your understanding.
Please contact me on this below email address: email@example.com
From: Marie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
How is it going?
I’m Marie, may I ask your name?
I see you frequently visit this site, so I wanted to talk to you today but you had already left the chat.
I guess you would like to chat with me too, wouldn’t you?..
Write me a few lines some time � believe me, you won’t regret it, I guarantee.
I look forward to get a sweet e-mail from you.
My email (address)
From: Cpanel <email@example.com>
Subject: Retrieve Undelivered pending messages for
Mailbox pending notification for “xxxxx”.
The “xxxxx” Download Pending Emails <http://ebwasduis.890m.com/>
The pending undelivered emails in this account may lead to the closure of this E-mail.
You should remove some emails from the mailbox as soon as possible in order to prevent the loss of any future email, or ask the system administrator to upgrade your account to a larger quota.
The system generated this notice on Thursday, July 1, 2017 at 7:43:36 AM UTC.
You can disable the “Undelivered::MailboxWarning” type of notification through the cPanel interface: Download Pending Emails <http://ebwasduis.890m.com/>
Do not reply to this automated message.
Copyright© 2017 cPanel, Inc.
From: Mr. James Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: VERY URGENT…
I am Mr John Wright an Europe based LOAN/INVESTMENT facilitator working with top global banks given loan for projects financing .Our funding banks is among the top 25 banks in the World.
I am dedicated to assisting project directors, developers, shareholders, consultants, planners, managers and other stakeholders in the leisure, tourism, entertainment and construction industries by connecting the stakeholders with industry-leading financiers and professionals in order to achieve project objectives and attain project fulfillment.
If you have any need for fund for financing your business, projects and investing in a reliable ventures or industries, get back to me immediately as the funding bank are there for you.
Contact me immediately for more details.
Mr James Thomas
(Investment and Loan Facilitator)
From: Stephen O’Brien (UNITED NATION) <email@example.com>
Subject: SCAM VICTIM COMPENSATION PAYMENT VIA ATM CARD/PAYMENTS IS READY
World Bank Assisted Program
Directorate Of International
Payment And Transfer.
Debt Reconciliation/Audit Unit
United Nations Headquarters,
New York, NY 10017, U.S.A.
Our Ref: WB/NF/UN/XX028 United Nations.
IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF YOUR FUND US$1.5M ONLY VIA ATM MASTER CARD
It is a pleasure to write you that we have reconciled with our logistic department on the reimbursement of some fund spent by you during the cause of your inadequate dealings with some impostors who claim to be staff in banks and other regional payment centres. Our reconciliation teams with the prospectus instruments of the United Nations after freezing suspected impostors accounts. These supports was fully effective with the help of World Bank after a summit meeting in U.S.A, on the financial analysis on financial stability issues fluctuating their economy with the international global standard.
After gathering of this sum, our logistic department gave us a list of customers to be paid the sum US$1.5m (One million, Five hundred thousand United States) who fell victims to this impostors due to unawareness. And mode of payment was as well specified for proper conducts and financial regulations to kick against criminality during process of payment. We have arranged your payment through our swift card centres, which is the latest instruction from International Monetary Fund Reconciliation Office.
The card centre will send you an ATM master card loaded with cash which you will use to withdraw your money in any ATM centre, Banks and Union Pay Credit outlets in the world, You are hereby selected as an honour for this payment approval, which you are to acknowledge the receipt of this mail in returning the required below to the ZENITH BANK Department by email listed below.
Paying Bank: Zenith Bank Plc
Contact Person: Chris Lucas
Finally; for the purpose of proper verification of your claims, it is imperative that you furnish us with the following of your details necessary to process release/remittance of your payment:
1) YOUR FULL NAME(S)……………..
2) FULL ADDRESS, CITY ( FOR ATM DELIVERY) …………….
4) COUNTRY … ………………………..
3) DIRECT HOME…………………..
4) MOBILE PHONE AND FAX…………..
4) COMPANY NAME………………….
5) POSITION AND ADDRESS (IF ANY)…..
8) AGE, AND MARITAL STATUS:……………
9) A COPY OF YOUR INT’L PASSPORT/DRIVERS LICENSE:
For your information, you have to stop any further communication with any other person (s) or office (s) to avoid any hitches in receiving your payment. Because of Impostors, we hereby issued you our code of conduct, which is (ATM-7750) so you have to indicate this code when contacting the Card centre by using it as your subject.
Kindly be informed that recipients shall be liable to all cost arising for the delivery of the donation parcel. This is due to Legal law protecting all donation funds misappropriation.
Yours in Service,
United Nations Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs,Emergency Relief Coordinator.
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