This email with the subject "Fw: Congratulations,…… You were Among our lotto winners" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 29 Apr 2008 06:47:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Bill Browne Sr" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message ----- From: "European Gaming Board" <email@example.com>
To: <undisclosed-recipients:> Sent: Tuesday, April 29, 2008 3:23 AM Subject: Congratulations,…… You were Among our lotto winners
CONGRATULATIONS: CONGRATULATIONS: FROM THE DESK OF GLOBAL LOTTO EMAIL DRAWS Your email address was among the six thousands emails picked in the global email draw at the just concluded European Lotto game. If you have receivedthis mail, that makes you a lucky winner of One million pounds (1,000,000.00). The draw was carried out last week and it took us a liitle long to get acrossto you; we sincerely apologies for the delay. You are hereby directed toreport to our Winners disperse agents to get your price procedures. Please the procedures are very strict; this is to ensure we are releasing the price tothe right person because no manual ticket was sold. You are to provide the following information: Full names: Country: Occupation: Phone Number(s): Age: Sex:Submit these information to our disperse agent using the email Address below. You must reply within fourteen days of getting this notification or else your winnings or your reference number will be forgone till further notice. At the reception of your reply, you will receive a form from your agent to fill and return before the commencement of your prize transaction. Your winning fileRef. number is 111998308634. You belong to category D winners. You email address draw number is 3477685684. While your price disperses number is 604566698. You are advice to keep these numbers as personal identification numbers to avoid the interference of internet fraudsters. Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org Or Call: +447024071936 Congratulation: From the publicity department -- No virus found in this incoming message. Checked by AVG.Version: 7.5.524 / Virus Database: 269.23.6/1402 - Release Date: 4/28/2008 1:29 PM