Here are some links on the 419/Advance Fee Fraud scam:
- Man arrested in Australia for Nigerian scam.
- Snopes article on the Nigerian scam.
- Wikipedia article with lots of useful info and links.
- Someone who has a lot of time on his hand too the effort to reply to Nigerian scammers. Here are the Spam letters.
Anonymous (not verified)
I HAVE RECEIVED THE SAMEFri, 2009/06/05 - 15:18
I HAVE RECEIVED THE SAME EMAIL FROM A JULIA GEORGE IN AFRICA, STATING THE EXACT SAME INFO AS THE REST. I WANT THIS PERSON CAUGHT AND WILL GO TO EXTREME MEASURES TO DO SO. A TEAM EFFORT WILL INCREASE THE CHANCES. THE EMAIL ADDRESS THIS CAME FROM WAS firstname.lastname@example.org. IF THE URL INFO CAN BE TRACKED DOWN IT SHOULD PINPOINT THE LOCATION OF THE SCAM ARTIST. PLEASE HELP ALL WHO HAVE BEEN SUBJECTED TO THIS SCAM. THANK YOU