A Scam Email with the Subject "HELLO! YOU ARE AMONG THE LUCKY WINNERS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 19 Feb 2010 09:27:29 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "BLOOMBERG FINANCE SECURITIES"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ASIA LOTTERY PROMOTION INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONAL SECTION PRIZE AWARD NOTIFICATION We are pleased to inform you of the announcement made on February 10th,2010 of winners of the ASIA LOTTERY PROMOTIONS. As part of our promotional draws,participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 2,500,000 email addresses of individuals and companies from all parts of the world as part of our electronic business Promotions Program. Note that you/your email address qualified for the draw as a result of your visiting various websites we are running the e-business promotions for. You/your company email address,attached to ticket number 230-365-3071,with serial number 710-43 drew the lucky numbers 8, 5, 6, 24, 19, 34 and Bonus number 51 and consequently you won in the second category of the ASIA FORTUNE LOTTO DRAW. Your Winning Ticket Number. 230-365-3071 Your Serial Number. 710-43 Your lucky draw Numbers are. 8, 5, 6, 24, 19, 34 Bonus Number 51 Your INSURANCE Number: FLD718/470D/GMSA You have therefore been approved for the payment of the sum of US$800,000,00 in cash, which is the winning amount for the Second category winners. This is from the total prize money of US$3,450,000.00 shared among the international winners in the Second category.CONGRATULATIONS! Please be informed that your CHEQUE of the sum of US$800,000.00 is now with the Bloomberg Finance securities Company insured with your email address which won you this prize, therefore you should contact (BLOOMBERG FINANCE SECURITIES) your agent and give them your full names so that they will re-insure your CHEQUE under your full names. To begin your claim, please contact your claims agent immediately. FRANK XIANG, FOREIGN SERVICES MANAGER, BLOOMBERG FINANCE SECURITIES, TIANHE BEI LU,GUANGZHOU,CHINA. firstname.lastname@example.org For security reasons, we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize realeased to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid dual claiming and unwarranted taking advantage by non-participant or unofficial personnel. NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers and other information provided above and below in every one of your correspondences with your claims agent. Congratulations! once again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, MRS.ANGELA ZHOU VICE PRESIDENT INT.PROMOTIONS