Posts tagged spam
Ok, Spam of the week … Maybe even spam of the year (though the year is still quite young, no matter how it actually feels).
That’s right, this spammer thinks I’m going to fall for a “personal loan” from Mr. Aretha Franklin.
I have no words for this level of ridiculousness.
Now this is a new and novel approach … The United Nations now has my millions.
From: Dr.Wilfred Davidson Subject: Date: June 8, 2011 2:27:54 AM EDT To: undisclosed-recipients:; Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org Received: from localhost (localhost [127.0.0.1]) by srv-fw-capul.capul.com.br (Postfix) with ESMTP id C555CFDA7A; Wed, 8 Jun 2011 03:28:33 -0300 (BRT) Received: from srv-fw-capul.capul.com.br ([127.0.0.1]) by localhost (srv-fw-capul.capul.com.br [127.0.0.1]) (amavisd-new, port 10024) with ESMTP id insKd1XWDJia; Wed, 8 Jun 2011 03:28:33 -0300 (BRT) Received: from capul.com.br (localhost [127.0.0.1]) by srv-fw-capul.capul.com.br (Postfix) with ESMTP id 19D55FD5EF; Wed, 8 Jun 2011 03:27:55 -0300 (BRT) X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at capul.com.br Message-Id: <20110608062758.M97227@info.com> X-Mailer: OpenWebMail 2.52 20061019 X-Originatingip: 126.96.36.199 (baldecheio) Mime-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1 X-Suspected-Spam:
We wish to inform you that the United Nations Organization (UN) has
taking over the Inheritance/Winning payment issue in which you presently have
with your transaction agents. Your funds was withdrawn by UN on your behalf
based on the fact that you where subjected to too many process that will make
you spend more money before receiving your funds.Your Inheritance/Winning
payment was paid out to the United Nations Organization, and they have
succeeded in depositing your funds with us.
They have ordered Western Union to take full responsibility in the transfer
process of your funds, and we have received your application for the first
installment of $5,600 USD from the total amount of $1.million.USD.
For some security
reasons ,we need you to reconfirm your personal data’s
before receiving the MTCN for the first installment, and we will email you
others after 24 hours of receiving each payment.
Well, at least he didn’t outright ask for my Social Security Number and Bank Account information. But I’m so glad the United Nations Organization has taken over the responsibility of getting me my millions of dollars, on $5,600 transfer through Western Union at a time.
Seriously, does anyone fall for this stuff? Really?