Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: What would you do!!

25 Jan 2009   #1
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 
What would you do!!

I have been sent this Email from a total stranger, what would you do!!

URGENT RESPONSE‏

- Dear Friend, I want to transfer US$10.5Million to your bank account. The fund belong to our deceased customer who died with his entire family in Iraq War 2006, leaving nobody for the claim. I decided to contact you as to enable us claim the fund. What I need from you is trust and your honest co-operation for us to execute this project.If you really believe in this deal, get back to me.Your share is 40% while 60% for me.Contact me through my private e-mail ######## for more details:This transaction is 100% risky free. Thanks, Mr..Muhammad,IDB Bank, Burkina Faso
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #2
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

I'd go for it .but try to get 50/50.??
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #3
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Good answer, but this sounds allot like a scam to me.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

25 Jan 2009   #4
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Only joking/ Of course it is these have been going around since for ever usually about some king or other in africa somewhere that died and all his money is in such a bank and we want you to be a f.......ing eeedgit and send us your bank details to be able to get our hands on it [shhhh it's our little secret] blah blah.Burn it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #5
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Yeah Mark it's the ol' email scam. probably from Nigeria, where a lot of them come from. Don't ever respond to these kind of emails.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #6
Ex_Brit

Win 7 Ult SP1/Win 10 Pro (all x64)
 
 

Typical "Nigerian Scam" type spam message. Thank God I have Spamcop filtering all that crap out before it reaches my inbox.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #7
ramoine

Windows 7 Ultimate / Snow Leopard OS X 10.6.4
 
 

LOL @ the Risky Free part of the email !
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2009   #8
djhallucn8

XP Pro, Windows 7 Ultimate 64 & 32 Build 7022
 
 

My uncle fell for a scam like this before he passed away, except they sent him a letter in the mail.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Jan 2009   #9
Ex_Brit

Win 7 Ult SP1/Win 10 Pro (all x64)
 
 

My spam inbox gets at least 3 or 4 of those things daily amongst all the rest of the rubbish for Viagra and Potency pills and cheap watches etc. etc.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Jan 2009   #10
Anthony

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

I would reply back saying "send me the cheque or quit spamming my inbox you noob"

Seriously though, some people deserve to get robbed!!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

Thread Tools



Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:51.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App