This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS 2008 WINNERS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 02 Jul 2008 05:01:58 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY BOARD" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the final announcement that you are one of the winners of the UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY, international online Lottery programs, held 30TH JUNE, 2008, by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet, no tickets were sold. REFERENCE NUMBER:UK/786543X4/28 BATCH NUMBER:034/099/YX46 You have therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of £850,000,00(Eight Houndred And Fifty Thousand pounds sterlings). To file for your claim, Contact the processing Consultant: Agents Name: Dr Pinkett Brown Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Your Full Name(s): Contact address: Phone: Age: Sex: Winning E-mail: Country of Residence: Once the above information has been received, your prize will be verified with the information and released for transfer. ACCEPT OUR HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS. Dr K. Lloyd © Uk National Lottery 2008