This email with the subject "TO WINNERS IN OUR PROGRAM......" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Jun 2008 16:43:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UK COVENTRY Promotions <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OVENTRY PROMOTIONS National Office, 157-197 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W 9SP Serial Number: 652-662 Batch number AT-040SB06-08. TO WINNERS IN OUR PROGRAM We wish to congratulate you over your success in our computer balloting sweepstakes held on 15TH JUNE 2008. This is a millennium scientific computer game in which email addresses were used. It is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users;therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for the game. However, your email address was attached to ticket number 034-22478556;with serial number 652-662 draw the lucky numbers 06-09-13-15-40-43-02,which eventually won the lottery in the first category of the draws. Therefore, you have won a lottery jackpot prize awards of £2,000,000.00(Two million pounds Sterling Only) This is from total prize money of US$30,000,000.00 distributed to winners from 1st to 3rd categories. Note that this program was largely promoted and sponsored by a group of philanthropist, industrialists from the internet ware industry and some other big multinational firms who wish to be anonymous. You may wish to establish contact via e-mail with the particulars presented below citing the batch and reference numbers to this letter. Telephone lines are open between the hours of 8.00am - 7.30pm on Monday through Friday Customer Service Unit, Tel/Fax No: +44 70457 27486 +44-702 406 3971 Email: email@example.com Contact person: MR. DANIEL WALLACE Providing him with the information stated below: ·FULL NAME:___________ ·GENDER:_______________ ·YOUR AGE:_____________ ·OCCUPATION:___________ ·CITY & STATE:_________ ·COUNTRY:______________ ·ZIPCODE:______________ ·CELL PHONE:___________ ·HOME/WORK PHONE:______ ·BATCH NUMBER:_________ ·LUCKY NUMBERS:________ ·TICKET NUMBER:________ .SERIAL NO:____________ ·AMOUNT WON:___________ Our winners are assured of the utmost standards of confidentiality, and press anonymity until the end of proceedings, and beyond where they so desire. Be further advised to maintain the strictest level of confidentiality until the end of proceedings to circumvent problems associated with fraudulent claims. CONGRATULATIONS !!! At your disposal, we remain. Very Truly Yours, MICHELLE GREENE (Mrs.), Director. International Promotions Unit, UK COVENTRY Promotions National Office, 157-197 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W 9SP