I’ve discovered what I believe to be the 2nd generation in Scam Baiting… hacking into and taking control of their email accounts. In this correspondence, I’ve done just that, to 2 of his email accounts.
Rather than bore you all with the “back and forth” typical scam baiting emails, let’s cut to the chase.
My Nigerian penpal, Festus sent me the wrong picture so I emailed him back and this is his response:
Date: Thu, 29 Jan 2004 03:50:17 -0800 (PST)
From: "ahmed musa" <[email protected]> (feel free to drop him a line)
Subject: Re: Call me to confirm the pic. (Sorry for the MixUp)
To: "Craven Yerspooge" <[email protected]>
Honestly iam very sorry for the mix up, infact i have suspended my secretary because of this terrible mistake , as you rightly said i have been so busy lately that i instructed her to send the picture to you but she sent otherwise.
Please find enclosed the picture for your view and call me to confirm you recived it 234-805-6041822,
Once again sorry for the Mixup.
Subject: URGENT MESSAGE
Date: Thu, 29 Jan 2004 21:39:46 +0800
Hey there Festus.
I can't call you because I am laughing way too hard at you. Are you a
midget or a dwarf. Your head is so damned big it looks like a puppets
Everyone is laughing at you now. You are mugu. Oh yea... I hacked
your email accounts on this mail website and I am sending this photo
and message to everyone you sent your stupid email to. They will all
laugh at you too.
It must make you mad that I am sending this message to you from your
Well Festus, I'd love to hear from you. Please feel free to respond
and use this email account or my other one.
You're such an asshole