A Scam Email with the Subject "Yahoo! Mail announces you as one of the (5) Five lucky winners!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 09 Sep 2010 10:34:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was YAHOO LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
YAHOO THAILAND INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY 2010 CONGRATULATIONS!
Yahoo International Lottery Organization
Office Address: 3 Rajdamnern Avenue
Bangkok Branch Office Bangkok
Yahoo! Mail announces you as one of the (5) Five lucky winners in the ongoing 15 Years Yahoo lottery Award of the New Year Held on 1st of September 2010.
All 5, winning email addresses were randomly selected from a batch of 50,000.00 international emails each from Canada, Australia, United States, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which is conducted annually, consequently, you have been approved for a total pay out of ONE MILLION UNITED STATE DOLLARS ( $1,000. 000.00 USD) This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomerate of some multinational companies as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the communities where they have operational base.
Further more your details (e-mail address) falls within our representative office in Bangkok Thailand, as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of ( $1,000.000.00 USD) will be released to you from this regional branch office in Bangkok Thailand.
Your fund is now deposited with our Courier/Security Company in Bangkok Thailand. Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award from public notice until your claim has been processed, and your winning Cheque will be send to you or remitted to your account, as this is part of our security protocol, to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking of advantage of this program by participants, as it has happened in the past.
HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE
These are your confidential identification numbers keep safe to aviod double claim.
NAME: MR. KANE TONG IVA.
Coordinator Yahoo International Lottery Org
Tel: + (66)-8248-876-44
To begin your lottery claims, Please make sure you contact our Yahoo Lottery Co-ordinator through his email as follows.
You are to send the completed verification form below to the co-ordinator whose email address is given above so that you will be advised on what to do to get your prize money.
1. Full name:
2. Home Address:
3. Private /Telephone:
Country of Origin:
Country of Residence/work:
Last Lotto Numbers
849248 /8392 574430 /58884
Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later than-28th-of-September-2010. Any claim not made by this date will be returned to HIS MAJESTYS DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY. And also be informed that 10% of your lottery winning belongs to (THE PROMOTIONS COMPANY). Because they are the company that bought your ticket and played the lottery in your favor. Note also that this 10% will be remitted after you have received your winnings prize, because the money is insured in your name already.
An original copy of your lucky winning Certificate will be sent to you by Administrative Post Office Operation Issuing Courier Company Bangkok Thailand that is in charge of your payment. CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Once again from all members of our staff and thank you for being a part of our International Promotions program.
We wish you continued good fortunes.
Mr. Roland Begon.
President Yahoo International Lottery Org!
Mrs. Tina Akira.
Vice President Yahoo! Lottery Org!
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