This email with the subject "IMPORTANT INFORMATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 31 Jan 2010 07:33:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was EURO LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Sir/madam, I came across your contact in a journal. I work with The Euro Lottery. I am soliciting your assistance for a swift transfer of 4,528,000GBP should you be willing to assist me in this project, you will be giving me just 40% of your winnings. I am the balot systems operator, i am in charge of picking up wining numbers randomly from the systems , this is were you come in, i can make you a winner, but you must register for the lottery online first ,then i will input your numbers as one of the winners and due to my position your number will certainly be declared a winner Naturally, every body would like to play a lottery if they are assured of winning.and that is were i come in to make you a winner, please do not take for granted this once in a life time opportunity as we both stand to collectively gain from this at the success of the transaction. Should you be willing to assist me in this transaction please do respond to.email: email@example.com Regards, Dr Sean Richards [JP.