A Scam Email with the Subject "ATTENTION TO THE OWNER OF THIS EMAIL ID" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 16 Nov 2008 15:19:24 -0500 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam. The sender was "Holt, Joyce" <Joyce.Holt@jarvis.edu>, although it may have been spoofed.
ATTENTION TO THE OWNER OF THIS EMAIL ID
This message is to re-notify you of the result of the E- Lottery Promotional Draws held in October 2008. We have not received a confirmation of the receipt of the initial notification sent to you, hence the reason this notification. This lottery promotions is for the benefit of internet users and sponsored by the group of Microsoft marketers in the European region.. All email addresses entered for the promotional draws were randomly inputted from an internet resource database using the Synchronized Random Selection System (SRSS).
Your winning email address was selected in the Category "A” with Reference Number TYM-101/8231, and this qualifies you to be the recipient of the grand prize award sum of $2,500,000 (Two million, five hundred thousand dollars). The payout of this cash prize to you will be subject to the final validations and satisfactory report that you are the bonafide owner of this winning email address.
You are advised to immediately contact our accredited Claims broker to process the payout of your cash prize.
The contact details of the claims broker is stated below:
Contact: Mr.Paul Terry
Phone: +31 647 804 561
You are advised to call the Claims broker for confirmation or provide the claims broker with a data profile, for a Claims file to be setup in your name. The following information required to be provided to your claims broker are:
Winning Reference Number:
Failure to confirm receipt of this notice to the Claims broker will result in the revision of award. Hence, you should commence your claims process immediately, by contacting the claims broker (Mr. David Berman) who would be guiding you through the Claims process.
Congratulations on your Winning Prize and we look forward to completing your payout soon.