A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: 2008 Winner !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 May 2008 15:37:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Deborah Kembro \(Marino\)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: "UK LOTTERY BOARD" <email@example.com>
Subject: 2008 Winner !!!
Date: Sat, 17 May 2008 19:49:30 +0300
UK National Lottery Board,
P O Box 1010 Liverpool,
L70 1NL UNITED KINGDOM
Ref no. : L/200-26937
Batch no. :2008MJL-01
We are pleased to inform you of the final announcement that you are
one of our first quarter winners of the UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL
LOTTERY, international Lottery programs held May 15th, 2008.
The selection was made from the list of over 250,000 e-mail addresses
of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated
random computer search from the internet, no tickets were sold.
After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address emerged as
one of three winners in the category ///"A"///. You have therefore
been approved to claim a total sum of £850,000(Eight Hundred And
Fifty Thousand pounds sterling).
Names in full:
Mr. Pinkett Griffin
@ Uk National Lottery Board.