UN Development Program boss Helen Clark’s identity has been ‘phished’ by Russian spammers.
An email purporting to be from a “Dr Helen Clark” has been sent out globally.
She will not be amused.
From: Dr Helen Clark <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, 8 March 2014 6:56 AM
Subject: Reply Good News
In regards to the recent meeting between the United Nations and the present USA and Chinese government to restore the dignity and economy of all Nations. Base on the agreement with the World Bank assistance to help in making the world a better place.
We have been having meetings since early this year as to find possible means of eradicating poverty with the secretary to the UNITED NATIONS. this email is to all the people that have not receive their wining Prize, retirements Benefits, Compensation in any part of the world, the UNITED NATION in conjunction with the present USA and Chinese government inline world bank have agreed to compensate you with the sum of USD7,500,000.00 also including every foreign contractors that may have not received their contract sum, Inheritance Fund and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems etc. Our investigation shows that a lot of people are going through stress and poverty as a result of Economic problems, this why we introduced this programmed in conjunction with the World Bank.
Your name is among those in our list and that is why we are contacting you, this has been agreed upon and has been signed at the last World Submit in Russia St. Peters Bury. You are advised to contact Dr Susan Stover and Dr Song Lee they are our foreign representative in CHINA being responsible to release your compensation with the total sum of USD7, 500,000, contact her immediately for your Fund.
Therefore, you should send her your full Name and telephone number/your contact address along with ID.
Name Dr Susan Stover
United States Payment Unit New York
Hoping to hear from you as soon possible.
Making the world a better place
UN Payment Compensation Unit
On behalf of the United Nations.