This email with the subject "We are pleased to inform you..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 31 Oct 2009 10:15:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "E-LOT PROMO" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello, We are pleased to notify you the "Winner" of our last Secured Mega Jackpot Online Sweepstakes result. This is a reward program for the patronage of internet services and all email addresses entered for this promotional draws were randomly selected from an internet resource database of registered software and domain users. Reference Number: AU 73 ES 2009 e-ticket number: 76545556452 009 Category: A Amount: $2,500,000.00 (Two Million, Five Hundred Thousand Dollars) You are required to establish contact with your claims agent via e-mail with the particulars presented below: CLAIMS AGENT Name: Mr.Damien Lewis Tel:+31 626 006 051 Email: email@example.com In line with the governing rules of claim, you are requested to furnish Mr. Damien With the following information: 1. Full name... 2. Address.... 3. Occupation... 4. Tel/Fax.... 5. Cell/Mobile.... 6. Age... 7.. Winning Ref Number........... Congratulations Lewis Young Promotions Co-ordinator NOTE: This is an Automated Message; do not respond. You should contact the assigned claims agent immediately to process the remittance of the prize sum to you.