A Scam Email with the Subject "DEAR LUCKY WINNER ..CONGRATULATION.." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 May 2008 01:10:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam. The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Lucky Winner, Congratulations, you have just won yourself a total sum of 1,000,000.00 (One Million pounds sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/07.inthe satellite software email lottery conducted by UK NATIONAL PROMOTION in which e-mail addresses are picked randomly by Software powered by theInternet. You are to contact our Promotions' Manager for Clearance. Here is the contact information: Contact Person: Mr.Williams Desmond (Promotions' Manager) Email :email@example.com You are to forward the following details to enable us clear your file for immediate payment : 1. FULL NAMES: __________ 2. ADDRESS: _____________ 3. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: ______ 4. NATIONALITY: ______________ 5. TELEPHONE NUMBER: _____________ 6. SEX: _________ 7. AGE: ______________________ 8. MARITAL STATUS:___________ 9. OCCUPATION: ___________________ 10.AMOUNT WON: ___________________ 11.NEXT OF KIN: ____________________. Ref: XYL /26510460037/05 Batch: 24/00319/IPD. Regards, Mr. Terry Morgan