Email Scam - "Ongoing Breast Cancer Awareness Donation Program"
Apr 21, 2015
Oct 10, 2014
The email message below with the subject: "Ongoing Breast Cancer Awareness Donation Program," is a fake and phishing scam. You should not respond to the message with your personal information. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and it is so sad that scammers or cyber-criminals are taking advantage of this annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease.
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Every month, thousands of these email messages are sent out by scammers to trick their potential victims into stealing their personal information and/or sending money. Therefore, never send your personal information to anyone in an email message or send money to someone who contacted you via email message.
The Fraudulent Email
Subject: Ongoing Breast Cancer Awareness Donation Program
From: Neil trotter Cancer Foundation
Reply-To: neil-trotter-1 @rogers.com
My dear Beneficiary
i am Mr Neil trotter founder of the Neil Trotter Breast Cancer Foundation, My wife and i decided to set up this foundation to help raise Breast Cancer awareness to possibly every individual in the world ,as we all know breast Cancer is diagnosed in 1 in 8 women around the world and 60% of this affected person might lose the battle to this deadly disease that is why me and my wife has taken it upon us to make a difference in the world by making a donation of £2,500,000 GBP to you so you can in turn us this funds to help raise more Cancer awareness in your area and also honour cancer survivors, and remembers those who have lost their lives to cancer by making small donations to them to help their families financially.
All these would not be possible if i had not won the Euro Millions Lottery of £107,000,000GBP last year, below is a link to my Live interview http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-26627075) Please forward your full initials to enable the speedy transfer of your funds
* Full name
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We hope that when you get this funds you would use it in accomplishing the sole purpose of the donation .
Neil trotter Cancer Foundation
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