This email with the subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 08 Dec 2008 05:40:24 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMO" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
UK NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMO PROMOTIONS/ PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT. 101 BOVILL ROAD LONDON. SE23 1EL.Ref: EGS/2251256003/02 Batch: 14/0017/1PD WINNING NOTIFICATION The board of directors and entire member of staff of the National Lottery wishes to inform you of the result of the (Email Address Ballot) online Sweepstakes international program held at the British Headquarter.Your email account have been picked as a winner of Six Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling (£600,000.00) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. This is from a total sum of Four Million, Two hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling (£ 4,200,000.00) shared amongst seven winners. This results is now released to you on 6 December 2008 and your email address attached to ticket number: 56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers 10-12-20-37-39-48 and bonus ball --31-- in the Lotto, to check your results online click on this link http://lottery.co.uk/res/ participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from Microsoft users from company and individual email address users. Your fund has been converted into a bank draft with a hardcover insurance.Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we advice that you keep this award from public notice until your claim has been processed and your bank draft sent directly to your designated delivery address as this is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unwarranted taking advantage of this program by the general public Contact Agent: Mr. Anderson Spencer Foreign Services Directorate, Pacifico Sistemas Informáticos GmbH & Co. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +44 7035948496, You will be required to quote your lucky number,for confirmation on your winnings. All winning must be claimed not later than 3weeks after reciept of this mail. After this date all unclaimed funds will be returned to European Union Treasury as unclaimed prize for good cause.Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number in all correspondence.You are therefore advised to give the following informations to your assigned fiduciary Agent via email: email@example.com or telephone. 1.Full name and address. 2.Country. 3.Tel and fax number. 4.Occupation. 5.Languages Spoken. 6.Religion. 7.Any Identification. Congratulations from the entire member of staff and thank you for being part of our email account users program.Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Julie Van Hans, Executive (International Sweepstakes).Program Warning!!! Fraudulent emails are circulating that appears to be impersonator using our names and addresses, but are not from the NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE PROGRAM PLEASE REPORT IMMEDIATELY TO CUSTOMER CARE/COMPLAINTS DEPT