This email with the subject "PAYMENT NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 22 Aug 2011 03:21:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was BBC FINANCE DEPARTMENT <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn: Recipient, We want to inform you that your funds of Â18,000,000.00 (Eighteen Million Pounds sterling) have been release to you by the BBC FINANCE DEPARTMENT UK and if you are ready to collect your funds, you will have to contact the BBC FINANCE DEPARTMENT UK through this email address:(email@example.com) to enable them send your required information you will use in collecting your funds in your Country within the next 24hrs. NOTE:Do not disclose this information to any one so that someone do not collect your funds on your behalf because of scam in the World today. We need your urgent reply to collect your funds. Yours faithfully, Dr Helen Cole MANAGING DIRECTOR BBC FINANCE DEPARTMENT UNITED KINGDOM 0845 838 1815 (UK Local Rate) +44 7024084948(From Outside UK)