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Scam: “Conference on racism/human trafficking and child abuse 2011”

07
Oct
2011

This fake conference is actually likely to be a form of advanced fee fraud:

From: Ms Regina Linus [email protected]
Reply-To: [email protected]
Date: 5 October 2011 19:53
Subject: Conference on racism/human trafficking and child abuse 2011,,,,,,,,,,
   
Dear Colleagues,

You are cordially invited to participate in a Global Combined conference taking
place from (22ND-25th November 2011) in Atlanta-Georgia, United States of
America at the Hilton Atlanta Conference Center, and from (28th-30th
November2011) in Olympic Stadium Hall Dakar Senegal.

Applicant that are interested and want to represent his/her country should
Contact the conference secretariat via Email :{ [email protected] }
{[email protected] } for more details and Information.

Endeavor to inform them that you were invited to participate by (Ms. Regina
Linus). Note that the Organizing Committee is responsible for the air
tickets, visas and lodging accommodation in USA only.

Sincerely Yours,
Ms. Regina Linus.
([email protected])

Of course, there will be “problems” with the Senegal leg which will require a fee payment in advance, and the Atlanta part of the conference will never materialise. If you actually are involved in stopping racism, human trafficking and child abuse then consider just what scumbags these scammers are.

Mail is routed via 41.207.177.16 in Togo from an ADSL subscriber in Dakar (Senegal). Two sample originating IPs are 41.82.79.108 and 41.82.64.163.

Avoid.

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