This email with the subject "Dear Winner,Yahoo!6/315116127/27" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Aug 2010 10:04:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Yahoo! Msn Online Claims"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Esteemed Winner, The prestigious YAHOO! has set out and successfully organized a Sweepstakes marking the Begining of the year 2010 anniversary we rolled out over Ј1,000,000.00 (One Million Great British Pounds) for our new year Anniversary Draws. Participants for the draws were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their patronage. Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number 883734657492-5319 with REF:YAHOO7/315116127/27 and drew the BATCH:15/623/UK which subsequently won you Ј1,000,000.00 (One Million Great British Pounds) as one of the 10 jackpot winners in this draw. Please be informed by this winning notification, to file your claims, you are to make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide you through the process to facilitate the release of your prize. To file for your claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent. Mrs. Clari Ortiz Claims Agent Yahoo! Promotion Award Team 44 Moorfields London EC2Y 9AL UNITED KINGDOM Tel: +4470-2403-4853 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org You are advised to contact your fiduciary agent with the following details to avoid unnecessary delays and complications: 1.Full Name: 2.Full Address: 3.Marital Status: 4.Occupation: 5.Age: 6.Sex 7.Nationality: 8.Country Of Residence: 9.Telephone Number: 10.Fax Number: Passport copy or legal document scan and attach for identification How do you Feel as a Winner. Thank you for being part of our commemorative new year Anniversary Draws. Congratulations from the Staffs & Members of the interative Lotteries Board Commission : Sincerely, Mr Albert.Emirian Yahoo! Promotion Award Team. © 2010 Microsoft & Yahoo! Inc