This email with the subject "ONLINE WINNING NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 11 Jul 2008 16:14:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Uk National Lottery Ref: L/200-26937 Batch: 2007MJL-08 Email:email@example.com ONLINE WINNING NOTIFICATION Dear Winner We are pleased to inform you of July, 2008 result of the winners of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE PROMO PROGRAMME, held on the 5th of July, 2008. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 56475600545188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 4-12-14-20-46-49(bonus No. 24), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of Ј500.000.00 (Five Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/06. To file for your claim, please contact our claims agent; NAME: SUSAN OXFORD Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Provide her with the following informations: Full Name: Telephone Number: Address: Congratulations once more from all members and staff of this UK NATIONAL LOTTERY. Sincerely, Brant Hunt UK NATIONAL LOTTERY