A Scam Email with the Subject "RE: Notification of US$1,200,000.00 payment" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 01 Sep 2009 16:20:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam. The sender was "UNESCO International Programme" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear sir, RE: Notification of US$1,200,000.00 payment This is to officially notify you that you have been selected by the board of trustees of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as one of the winners of US$1,200,000.00 prize money in the international global literacy lottery programme held on Wednesday 12th August 2009. Participants of this international lottery programme were selected randomly through computer balloting system drawn from over 350,000 company and private sector individuals emails from Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Europe, North America, South America and Asia as part of the 2009 global literacy and communications support program held in the United Kingdom. For the immediate collection of your US$1,200,000.00 prize money with reference number UNESCO/IGL-09027, kindly contact today directly by email or telephone our Payment Coordinator in the United Kingdom: Mrs. Allen Verena Sagrario 3 Whitehall Court, London SW1A 2EL,United Kingdom Telephone: +44-844-774-2984 E-mail: email@example.com Due to the mix up of some names and entries, we ask that you keep this award strictly private from public notice until you have claimed your US$1,200,000.00 to avoid transfer complications. Your US$1,200,000.00 prize money must be claimed before 30th September 2009, after this date all unclaimed Winnings will be rolled over and returned back to the treasury. All correspondences to Payment Coordinator should have this email sent along with it along with your Contact Address, Country of residence and your Email address. Furthermore, should there be any change of your Contact Address, do inform the Payment Coordinator as soon as possible. Once again congratulations. Yours faithfully, Harris Steiner, Vice-President Awards UNESCO,1, Rue Mollies 75732 Paris Cedex 15 France.