This email with the subject "Fw: Oxford Sweepstakes" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 23 Oct 2008 12:04:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "David Vignali" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message ----- From: "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> Sent: Friday, October 03, 2008 8:02 AM Subject: Oxford Sweepstakes Oxford Sweepstakes Birmingham, B5 4TBUnited Kingdom Ref: OXS/812/08 Batch: 322056Q We are delighted to inform you of your prize release on the 4th October 2008 from the Oxford InternationalLottery programme. You hereby have been approved a lump sum of Â1,000,000.00 GBP in cash credit to file ref ILP/HW 475/07, all participant were selected through a computer balloting system drawn from Nine hundred thousand E-mail addresses all over the World as part of our international promotions program which is conducted quarterly. Kindly note that you will only be chosen to receive the award once, Take time and thought in spending the funds wisely on a project that will stand the test of time. Contact your fiduciary Agent to claim your prize email and telephone: firstname.lastname@example.org Mr.Charles Morris. Tel: +44 703 591 0893 Fax: +44 870 068 5399 Email: email@example.com Sincerely, Carol Gabriels. Oxford Sweepstakes Co-ordinator. -- Internal Virus Database is out-of-date. Checked by AVG. Version: 7.5.524 / Virus Database: 270.7.5/1697 - Release Date: 9/29/2008 7:40 AM