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Saturday, April 23, 2016

Charity scam email from Charles Koch Charles Koch Foundation Charitable Foundation Philanthropist CEO and Chairman ffdhfghh@destiny.uk.tn koch.charles88@gmail.com

PLEASE NOTE: It's important to note that the legitimate Charles Koch Foundation DID NOT SEND THIS EMAIL and is in NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SCAM.

Originating IP: 116.202.32.84
Originating ISP: Mts
City: Delhi
Country of Origin: India

from: Charles Koch <ffdhfghh@destiny.uk.tn> 
to: Recipients <ffdhfghh@destiny.uk.tn>
date: Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 2:01 PM
subject: URGENT RESPONSE NEEDED

My name is Charles Koch, A philanthropist the CEO and Chairman of the Charles Koch Foundation Charitable Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the world. I believe strongly in‘giving while living' I had one idea that never changed in my mind - that you should use your wealth to help people and i have decided to secretly give {$1,500,000.00} to randomly selected individuals worldwide. On receipt of this email, you should count yourself as the lucky individual. Your email address was chosen online while searching at random. Kindly get back to me at your earliest convenience, so I know your email address is valid.(koch.charles88@gmail.com) Email me Visit the web page to know more about me: http://www.charleskochfoundation.org/ or you can google me ( Charles Koch ).

Regards,
Charles Koch.

13 comments:

  1. It is October 2016...the fraud email letter is still ciculating...just received one today in my spam folder. Beware!

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  2. I received this email today so it's still circulating.

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  3. Another scam email is: chortega@student.uiwtx.edu and ckoch1902@gmail.com

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    1. I got the same exact email too. from: Charles Koch Foundation

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  4. I got one today; from ckiefabe@student.uiwtx.edu and it listed charleskoch81@gmail.com as the contact.

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  5. and yet another from ckiefabe@student.uiwtx.edu and contact listed as charleskoch81@gmail.com

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  6. I received it today with the contact listed as ckoch1940@gmail.com.

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  7. Got one too,see below!
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    My name is Charles Koch, A philanthropist the CEO and Chairman of the Charles Koch Foundation Charitable Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the world. I believe strongly in‘giving while living' I had one idea that never changed in my mind - that you should use your wealth to help people and i have decided to secretly give {$1,500,000.00} to randomly selected individuals worldwide. On receipt of this email, you should count yourself as the lucky individual. Your email address was chosen online while searching at random. Kindly get back to me at your earliest convenience, so I know your email address is valid.(charleskochfoundation@hotmail.com) Email me Visit the web page to know more about me: http://www.charleskochfoundation.org/ or you can google me ( Charles Koch ).

    Regards,
    Charles Koch.

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  8. I just got one too. Exact same wording!

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  9. I just got one of these. I am from sao paulo Brazil.

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