A Scam Email with the Subject "Congratulations!!! You Have Won (One Million EURO)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 28 Jun 2010 04:08:19 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG Central Office Management and Central Services: Rosenstrasse 12-16 DE - 70156 Stuttgart Germany Reference Number: WL/GmbH-23/07-OHG Batch: WL/07 GmbH/9907 Congratulations!!! We are pleased to inform you of the resultof the just concluded annual final draws of the Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG Program. Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG draws was conducted from an exclusive list of 25,000,000 e-mail addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer ballot search from the internet as part of our international promotions program which we conduct every year. No tickets were sold. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address attached to serial number 07-9907 drew the lucky numbers 9-11-25-30-38-46 which consequently emerged you as one of first fifty (50) lucky winners in this category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of 1,000,000.00 (One Million EURO) in cash credited to file WL/ GmbH-23/07-OHG.This is from a total cash prize of ?50 Million Euro shared amongst the first fifty (50) lucky winners in this category. These funds is given to you for your business,educational and personal development, and at least 10% to be used by you to develop part of your enviroment, which is a measure of universal development strategy, and eradication of poverty. This year Lottery Program Jackpot is the largest ever for Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG. The estimated ?50 million jackpot would be the sixth-biggest in Europe history. The biggest was the 363 million jackpot that went to two winners in a Febuary 2003 drawing of The Big Game Mega Millions' predecessor. The idea of this lottery program is that within ten years from now, there will be notable richness among many unusual people around the world. This will give many people the opportunity to kick start their lives to a stage where they had always wanted. Your fund is now deposited in an offshore bank with a hardcover insurance. Due to the mix up of some numbers,names and e-mail addresses, we advice that you keep this award from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your nominated bank account as this is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unwarranted taking advantage of this program by the general public. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our booklet representative office in London. In view of this, your ?1,000,000.00 (One Million Euro) would be released to you by our affiliate bank in London. Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds to you as soon as you make contact with him. To begin your claim please contact our licensed and accredited agent assigned to you: Mr.Gray Jackson Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG Lotto Payment Release Order Dept: London Representative Office. Phone: +447024079660 E-mail: email@example.com Your claims agent will assist you in the processing and remittance of your prize funds into your designated bank account. Note that all prize funds must be claimed not later than 3 weeks. After this date all funds will be returned to the LOTTERY TREASURY as unclaimed. In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please endeavor to quote your Reference Number:WL/GmbH-23/07-OHG and Batch numbers:WL/07- GmbH/9907 in every correspondence with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Members of the affiliate agencies are automatically not allowed to participate in this program. Congratulations once again from all members of our staff and thanks for being part of our promotions program. Yours faithfully, Mrs.Susi Cristoph Promotions Manager. Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co. OHG