This email with the subject "Congratulations... Your Email Emerge Winner!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 01 Apr 2008 04:52:55 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr. Michael Bruce." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
British Online Lottery Sweepstakes Office Address: SUITE 23-30, LION TOWERS, CENTRAL LONDON, ENGLAND. Ref No: BOL/1010XI/02 Batch No: 6/211/0374 Serial No: 5368/02 Dear winner, Today, We announced of your selection as one of the five lucky winners of the promotional British Online Lottery Sweepstakes. After randomly selecting 15,000 email addresses from an initial database of 300,000, emails addresses were selected through a computer ballot system from the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Canada, Europe, USA and South America. We produced an extensive list from which you have emerged as one of the winners of the Grand Draw. You are therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of ( £250.000.00 G.B.P). the value of the amount comes to $510,626.13 USD). In order to claim your £250,000.00 prize, you will have to fill the form below and send it back to email@example.com for verification. VERIFICATION/PAYMENT PROCESSING FORM 1. FULL NAMES: 2. RECENT ADDRESS: 3. AGE: 4. TELEPHONE NUMBER: 5. COUNTRY: Reply strictly to the Fiduciary Claims Officer Mr. Flair Cooker Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +44 70111 46801. INDICATE PREFERRED MODE OF PRIZE COLLECTION: A. CHEQUE, B. BANK TRANSFER Note that you are automatically disqualified if you are below 18 years of age and illegal dissemination of this mail is highly prohibited. Your Truly, Mr. Adam Klein __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Get your own domain name registered with USA based webhosting in very cheap prices. Call 111-GEMNET(436638) for more info. Sent via Gem ::[WebMail]:: at http://webmail.gem.net.pk/