A Scam Email with the Subject "CONGRATULATION!! ON YOUR WINNING LOTTERY $500, 000.00 USD BY YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 May 2009 07:27:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Australian Lottery Inc!!!"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
DATE: 19/05/2009 REF NUMBER: 575061725 BATCH NUMBER: 8056490902/188 WINNING NUMBER: ILP/HW 47509/02 Dear Winner, It is obvious that this notification will come to you as a surprise but please find time to read it carefully as we congratulate you over your success in the following official publication of results of the E-mail electronic online Sweepstakes organized by Microsoft, in conjunction with the foundation for the promotion of software products, (F.P.S.)held on the 19th of May 2009,in United kingdom, and your prize will be released to you via our regional office in Nigeria West Africa. This is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users as part of our international promotions program which is conducted annually.Therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for it. This batch draws the lucky numbers as follows 4-13-33-37-42 bonus number 17,which consequently your email won the lottery in the second category. you have been approved a lump sum pay of US$500,000.00 (FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) incash credit file ref: ILP/HW 47509/02 from the total cash prize shared amongst eight lucky winners in 2nd category. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE: Simply contact our fiducial agent MR.BILL MARTINS, E-mail:( email@example.com ) To file for your claim.Please quote your reference, batch and winning number which can be found on the top left corner of this notification. Due to mixed up of some numbers and names.we ask that you keep your winning information very confidential until your claims have been processed and remitted in readiness of the subsequent onward transfer into your nominated Bank Account is completed The Validity period of the winnings is 19th of June, 2009. hence you are expected to make your claims immediately; Congratulations once again on your winnings!!! Best Regards DR.MARCELA CHERRY (co-ordinator) PLEASE CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS AGENT MR.BILL MARTINS E-mail: ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) YOU MUST CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS AGENT WITH THE E-MAIL ADDRESSES THAT HAVE BEEN INDICATED FOR CLARIFICATIONS Group 4 Securicor. Wackenhut de Guatemala S.A. Avenida Petapa 42-51 Zona 12 PBX (502) 2421-8000 Wackenhut Guatemala, S.A. is part of the Group 4 Securicor group of companies. This communication contains information which may be confidential, personal and/or privileged. It is for the exclusive use of the intended recipient(s). If you are not the intended recipient(s), please note that any distribution, forwarding, copying or use of this communication or the information in it is strictly prohibited. Any personal views expressed in this e-mail are those of the individual sender and Wackenhut de Guatemala, S.A. does not endorse or accept responsibility for them. Prior to taking any action based upon this e-mail message, you should seek appropriate confirmation of its authenticity.