This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS 2008 LUCKY WINNER..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 12 Sep 2008 09:25:44 -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 7th September, 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 your company or personal e-mail address, have therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of£1,000,000,00(One million pounds sterlings). To file for your claim, Contact the processing Consultant: Agents Name: Dr Pinkett Brown Email : firstname.lastname@example.org VERIFICATION AND FUNDS RELEASE FORM 1.FULLNAMES:________2.ADDRESS:__________CITY________STATE_________POSTCODE______COUNTRY 3.SEX:_______4.AGE:________5.OCCUPATION:__________6.TELEPHONE NUMBER:__________RELIGION_____________________MARITAL STATUS:________ E-MAIL ADDRESS:_________________ Once the above information has been received, your prize will be verified with the information and released for transfer. ACCEPT OUR HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS. © Uk National Lottery 2008