This email with the subject "Award From Shell Petrolium" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 14 Dec 2009 10:21:52 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Shell Petrolium Plc"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
SHELL PETROLEUM INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY SOUTH AFRICA. FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER. PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT. REF #: 73284294SA BATCH #: SLSA-0385-SHI TICKET #: 4278-8845-284 Reference Number: 73284294SA This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of One Million Two Hundred Thousand United States Dollars (USD$1,200,000.00) for the month of December, 2009 Prize promotion which is organized by SHELL PETROLEUM COMPANY. SHELL collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online,among the millions that subscribed to various websites. Nine people are selected yearly to benefit from this promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners. PAYMENT OF PRIZE AND CLAIM International Certified Cheque Option: For this option, winners must provide the below stated information: (1) Your Full Name (2) Your Complete Mailing Address (3) Insurance Fee & Shipment charge of USD$250 (Must be paid before consignment dispatch) Below you will find a Processing Form, requesting your required Particulars. Please provide all requested information to help us process your claim in good time. Forms Should be returned to your claim agent with details below Agent Rachel Warrington firstname.lastname@example.org SHELL ONLINE PROCESSING FORM REFERENCE NUMBER:____________________________ FULL NAMES:__________________________________ ADDRESS: _________________________________________________CITY:_________________________ STATE:__________________________________ ZIP: _____________________ PHONE:/FAX__________________________________ COUNTRY________________________________ SEX:_______________ AGE:__________________ MARITAL STATUS: _________________ OCCUPATION: ________________________ E-MAIL ADDRESS: _____________________________ NATIONALITY_________________________ All funds must be claimed no later than 5 days from date of Draw Notification. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited.Stated below are your identification numbers: CONGRATULATIONS ONCE AGAIN Sincerely, Mrs. Ron Van Dem Berg President SHELL PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY (SPDC)