This email with the subject "Euro Millions Lottery International." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 30 Oct 2009 22:17:39 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was " Mr. Morris Brown"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: THE DESK OF MANAGING DIRECTOR INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD DEPT ATTN: SIR/MADAM REF. EME/525918/05 ATCH NO.01749/C003 RE: AWARD NOTIFICATION/FINAL NOTICE. Congratulations! We are pleased to inform you that you have won prize money of One Million Three Hundred United States Dollars (U.S$ 1,300,000) in the year 2009 Euro Millions annual lottery promotion organized by Euro Millions Lottery International. All winners were selected from 500,000 names of individuals drawn from Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America through electronic balloting system (E.B.S.) without any prior application from the participants. Ticket No. 032-22532881 with serial No. 4226-19 attached to your name drew the lucky winning numbers 19-28-31-40-44-49 which won the lottery in the 3rd category. Therefore, the payment of One Million three hundred United States Dollars (U.S$1, 300,000) has been approved in your favour.This is from a total cash prize of Three Hundred Million, Three Hundred and Sixty Eight Thousand, Seven Hundred and Seventy United States Dollars (US$300, 000,368.770.00) Shared among the seven international winners in the category 1&3. We hope with a part of your prize, you will take part in our end of year high stake US$1.5 billion international Lottery Programme coming up in December 2009. Contact your claim agent for processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated bank account of your choice. Note that all prize money must be claimed not later than 21 working days from the date of this notification, otherwise the will be returned to Euro Millions International as unclaimed winning. Global Securities/Finance Unit 6 Carter Court Water wells Business Park Quedgeley, Gloucestershire GL2 2DE, Great Britain Contact Person: Mr. Morris Brown Telephone: +447031896795 Email:email@example.com Kindly quote your batch no.: EMI-WBS-2008390AF reference No.: EMI-WBS-200804522AF and Winning No.: EMI-WBS-200878AF in all your correspondence with your claim agent to avoid any unnecessary delay with regards to the credit of your prize money into your nominated bank account. Be warned : 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 You will be paying five percent (5%) of your total prize money to your claim agents after receiving your prize in your bank account. Yours Sincerely, Dr. Christopher Cook (Managing Director)