This email with the subject "CONGRATULATION 2010 EMAIL PROMOTION WINNER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Jan 2010 04:05:17 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UNITED NATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
UNITED NATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM 2010 EMAIL PROMOTION. This is to notify you that your email address just won you the total sum of $1,400,000.00 (One Million Four hundred thousand USD). Your email address was selected randomly from over 100,000 internet websites users around the World. This promotion takes place annually. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements. Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact your Claims Processing Agent via Email with the below information for claim: 1. YOUR FULL NAMES, 2.ADDRESS, 3.COUNTRY, 4.SEX, 5.AGE, 6.OCCUPATION, 8.TELEPHONE NAME: Mr Owen Palmer. Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Claims Processing Agent Verifications/Logistic Department Warm Regards Mrs. Sarah Henderson