A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Winner" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Aug 2008 16:28:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam. The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMOTION 2008" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Winner You are a winner of the UK National lottery online program that was held on the month of August,year 2008. You have been approved to claim a sum of Ł500,000.00 (Five Hundred Thousand Great British Pounds ) to claim contact our accredited claims agent with the foLlowing information: 01. SERIAL No: S/N-00168 BATCH No: 2008MJL-01 02. TICKET No: 20511465463-7644 with REF No:UKNL-L/200-26937 Contact Person:Mr Pinket Griphin Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Tell:+44 702 304 8772 Provide him with the following information's to claim your prize. Full Name: Address: phone Number: Country of residence: Sex: Age: Occupation: Date of winning notification: Amount won: Congratulations On behalf of all members of the Lottery foundation Yours Truly, Mrs. Helen Anderson