- Posts by David McMillanPartner
David is a partner in Constangy's New York office and a member of the Constangy Cyber Team. David assists clients in identifying, remediating and responding to a wide variety of data security incidents, including overseeing ...
The Nigerian prince seems almost quaint.
Gone are the days when the Nigerian prince was the only nefarious figure menacing our inboxes. A simple yet elegant scheme – our supposed prince unexpectedly fell upon a large sum of money, left behind by a fallen war hero, bequeathed by a terminally-ill spouse, or, perhaps, borne from the fruits of new age oil exploration. The funds are (somehow) rightfully yours, but a bureaucratic quagmire has them tied up, and they cannot be released until you pay a *small* fee. Just send a few million dollars to a specified bank account, and the endless riches are yours.
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