This email with the subject "Congratulations............You Have Won $2.5 Million USD!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 Nov 2008 14:20:43 -0500 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was Malaysia Lottery International <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
MALAYSIAN NATIONAL LOTTERY. 3420 PERSIARAN SEPANG 63000 CYBERJAYA SELANGOR DARUL EHSAN MALAYSIA. Ref: MY/9420X2/68 Batch: 074/05/ZY369 Dear Winner, You are a winner of the MALAYSIA National lottery online program that was held on the 8th of November 2008. You have been approved to claim a sum of $2.5million USD. Your e-mail address was attached to ticket number: 56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers:21-32-41-42-43-46, and a bonus number of (17) which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category.You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of $2.5 Million USD in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. This is from a total cash prize of $10,000,000 shared amongst the (4) lucky winners in this category i.e Match 5 plus bonus. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online. You are to contact our AFFILIATE COURIER COMPANY for delivery of your winning certificate and winning cheque of $2.5 million USD CONTACT COURIER WITH THE BELOW EMAIL LINK. Asia Pacific International Couriers Mr.Andy Jerry TEL:+60193672120 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Congratulations once more from all members and staffs of this program. Yours Truly, Goh Song Keng. Online Co-Ordinator