This email with the subject "NOTIFICATION OF YOUR WON PRIZE!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 15 Feb 2010 13:58:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "''CHEVRON OIL & GAS COMPANY''<email@example.com>" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
CHEVRON OIL & GAS COMPANY has offered you the prize sum of USD$500,000.00 in the on-going email balloting held for the month of January 2010. Your email address was selected randomly along side four(4) other email addresses. We the Management and staffs of these great economic institutions are pleased to inform you that you along side four(4) other lucky winners have been approved for a payment of USD$500,000.00 in a Certified Bank Draft. If you did receive this email, it means you are one of the five(5) lucky winners. Your verification number is: (CTBBE-222-6747,FGN/P-900-56). Contact the Claim Processing Officer: Name: Dr. Michael Brown Email: email@example.com Tel: +(44)-701-0033617 You are also advised to provide him with the under listed information as soon as possible: NAME IN FULL: DELIVERY ADDRESS: AGE: COUNTRY: NATIONALITY: OCCUPATION: PHONE: We are glad to have you as one of our lucky winners. Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson Online Co-ordinator