A Scam Email with the Subject "You're Required To Claim Your Award" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 23 Apr 2006 01:28:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, SWEETWIN PROMO LOTTERY,THE NETHERLANDS. CAMPERST 40-42 1091 AG AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS. REF: OYL /96510460037/05 BATCH: 24/00319/IPD ATTENTION: RE/ AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the announcement of winners of the SWEETWIN PROMO LOTTERY,THE NETHERLANDS/INTERNATIONAL,PROGRAMMES held on April 14th, 2006 You are attached to ticket number 023-0148-790-459, with serial number 5073-11 drew the lucky numbers 43-11-44-37-10-40, and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category.You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$850,000.00 in cash credited to file REF NO.OYL/96510460037/05.This is from total prize money of US$24,650,000.00 shared among the Twenty-Nine international winners in this category. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 25,000 names from Australia,New Zealand, America, Europe, North America and Asia as part of International Promotions Program, which is conducted annually. CONGRATULATIONS! Your fund is now deposited with a Security Firm in Amsterdam. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your 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 you prize, you will articipate in our end of year high stakes US$1.3 Million International Lottery. To begin your claim, please contact your claim agent; MR CLARKE FOREIGN SERVICE MANAGER, RAYMOND CROSSROAD, AMSTERDAM, Email: email@example.com For due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later than May 30th,2006. After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed. NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in every one of your correspondences with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions programme. Sincerely, Mr.Pieter THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, SWEETWIN PROMO LOTTERY,THE NETHERLANDS. N.B. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to disqualification. SORRY FOR THE LATE INFORMATION THANKS