A Scam Email with the Subject "Payment Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 14 Feb 2006 21:45:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Gretchen Laturner <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Sir/Madam, RE: PRIZE PAYMENT NOTIFICATION .................................... We are pleased to inform you of the official announcement yesterday of the winners of the Euromillions International Lottery held on Friday 13th January 2006. You or your company, attached to ticket number 6G84-LN25,serial number 34M-425D drew the lucky numbers 08-12-19-33-34-01-06, and consequently won the lottery in the international category. You have therefore been approved for a lumpsum Payment of US$850,000.00 (Eight hundred and fifty thousand USD) in cash Credited to file with Ref No: INT/EURM/1759J and Batch No: 05/GNF8/LN. This is from total prize money of US$34,000,000.00 shared among 40 international winners in this category.All participants were selected through a computer balloting system drawn from over 350,000 companies and individuals from Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Europe, North America, South America and Asia as part our International promotions program for the year, conducted bi- annually. Congratulations! Your fund is now deposited with our finance company in the United Kingdom and insured in your name. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly private and from public notice until your claim has been fully processed and your total prize money remitted to your designated bank account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program. We hope with a part of your prize money, you will participate in our end of year high stakes of US$70 Million International lottery jackpot slot to be held in December 2006. For the immediate collection and remittance of your prize money, Please contact directly our Payment Administrator in United Kingdom: Cornelia Janse Payment Administrator Europayout Outlet,United Kingdom Phone: +447005809256 Fax: +447005809255 E-mail: email@example.com Your prize money must be claimed before 28th February 2006, after this date all unclaimed funds/Winnings will be rolled over and returned back to the treasury as Invalid.All correspondences to CORNELIA JANSE should have this email sent along with it along with your Contact Address, Country of residence and your E-mail address. Furthermore, should there be any change of your Postal address, do inform our Payment Administrator as soon as possible. Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our programme. Sincerely, Gretchen Laturner Vice-Presidents, Awards Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 86 1012 SE Amsterdam, Netherlands NOTE. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to instant disqualification. PLEASE CONTACT CORNELIA JANSE BY E-MAIL, TELEPHONE OR FAX IMMEDIATELY.