A Scam Email with the Subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 05 Sep 2008 09:09:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Dr.kenneth Cole <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT. REFERENCE: EML/IPP/1555002244/05 BATCH: ES34/044/ILP /SL RE: WINNING NOTIFICATION / FINAL NOTICE Dear Lottery Winner, We wish to congratulate you over your email success in our computer balloting held on 5th September 2008.This is a Millennium Scientific Computer Game in which email addresses were used. It is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users; therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for it. You have been approve for the star prize of €600,000:00 (Six Hundred Thousand Euros Only). Your =E-mail address attached to serial number 22221415366-609 with lucky star numbers 03 44 04, winning number 04 05 23 25 28 which =consequently won in the 6th category, you have therefore been approved for a = lump sum pay out of 600,000.00 Euro. (Six Hundred Thousand Euros Only) CONGRATULATIONS!!! DO KEEP IT CONFIDENTIAL. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 100,000 company and 50,000,000 individual email =addresses and names from all over the world. This lottery was promoted and =Sponsored by Euro 2008, Bill Gates, President of and the world's largest software company in order to enhance and promote the use of Internet Explorer Users and Microsoft- wares around the globe. To claim your winning prize you are to contact the appointed claim agent as soon as possible for the immediate release of your winnings with your VERIFICATION FORM information below: MR. VICTOR CHARLES Email :email@example.com Remember, all winning must be claimed not later than TWO WEEKS, after this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence. Congratulations once more from our members of staff and we thank you for being part of our promotional program. REMEMBER, YOU HAVE TO CONTACT YOUR CLAIM AGENT WITH YOUR VERIFICATION FORM BELOW TO ENABLE HIM PROCESS YOUR PRIZE MONEY IMMEDIATELY. VERIFICATION FORM 1. FULL NAMES: 2. ADDRESS: 3. SEX: 4. AGE: 5. MARITAL STATUS: 6. OCCUPATION: 7. NATIONALITY: 8. TELEPHONE NUMBER: 9. COUNTRY: 10. SERIAL NUMBER:/LUCKY STAR NUMBER 11. WINNING NUMBER: 12. REF NUMBER: 13. BATCH NUMBER: 14. AMOUNT WON: 15. CATEGORY: Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified. Sincerely yours, Dr. kenneth Cole Lottery Coordinator