It was a great Monday morning. We cuddled our Rottweiler puppy. Kathy poured me a cup of coffee, I went over to the office to read my email. There was a well written note from someone that wanted to buy SANS, (for five to ten million - good luck with that). And yours truly, a person well known for beyond average paranoia, actually responded. I have had two cups of coffee now and deleted two emails, one to Press@SANS, the other to SCORE@SANS from Russia offering to buy SANS. Not sure what the scam is exactly, but sure it is a scam.
Here is the latest, notice the wording problem:
In my search for a business partner i got your contact in google search. My client is willing to invest $10 Million to $50 million but my client said he need a trusted partner who he can have a meeting at the point of releasing his funds.
I told my client that you have a good profile with your company which i got details about you on my search on google lookup. Can we trust you.
Can we make a plan for a long term business relationship.
For and on Behalf of the Investor 395,
Shosse Kosmonavtov Perm, Russia
Tel: +44 703197576
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