This email with the subject "YOUR EMAIL HAVE WON $2,500,000 BONUS FROM BBC MERIT AWARD!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Dec 2010 04:20:53 -0800 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was BBC NATIONAL LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BBC NATIONAL LOTTERY
Friday 24th December
07 13 33 37 48 49 BONUS 20
Dear Lucky Winner,
It is obvious that this notification will come to you as a surprise but please find time to read it carefully as we congratulate you despite constant efforts made to get in touch with you regarding your email ,which have won you a bonus prize of $2,500,000 United State Dollars from BBC National Lottery in conjunction Microsoft corporation, to compensate our online users for this 2010 end of year Christmas Bonus and the new year 2011.View our websites above for more information on our draws.Note that your prize coupon fall within our Asia region, as this sweepstakes draws was held at Sheraton Hotel and towers,Jakarta-Indonesia.The draw no.1565 gave your e-mail the Lucky Prize.BBC & MICROSOFT selected winners randomly from the World Wide Web(WWW)through a computer ballot draw system of(6)Continents of the world.Only registered active emails subscribers were nominated for payment by Microsoft.Note that No Ticket Was Sold,it's only A bonus to alleviate hardship and put smile on people's face.Urgently call our claim managers below for guidelines.All Winners are advised to forward their information as listed below and send to our claim personnel Managers through the email herein.Complete Items (1-10)and send every information to our claim managers below:
(1) File Number: ID2267-2010
(2) Ref. Code :KP23/967/MCL5 /JKT
(3) Grant Number: MICC/97846563459/206
Dr.Mitwally Essam Mokhtar