This email with the subject "You are one of the lucky four" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 30 Apr 2006 09:21:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Irish National Lottery 35-38 Meadow Vale, Sligo, Ireland. RE: LOTTERY PROMOTION PRIZE AWARDS WINNING NOTIFICATION We are pleased to notify you the draw (#915) of the IRISH NATIONAL LOTTERY, Online Sweepstakes International Lottery Program held on Wednesday 28th April 2006 Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from a pool of over 450,000 corporate/companies, and 500,000 individual email addresses drawn from Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Middle-East, parts of Africa, and North & South America as part of our international promotions programme conducted annually to encourage prospective overseas entries. We hope with part of your prize awards, you will take part in our subsequent lottery jackpots. The result of our computer draw (Batch#915) selected your email address attached to an e-ticket number: 56475600275 6458 with Serial number 7468/06 drew the lucky numbers: 04, 09, 12, 15, 18, 20, (Bonus 01) which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e. match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of One Million Five Hundred Great Britain Pounds sterling( £1,500,000.00) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a total cash prize of £6,000,000.00 shared amongst the first four (4) lucky winners in this category i.e. Match 5 plus bonus. Your prize award has been insured in your name and is ready for claims. To begin your claims therefore, you are advised to expeditiously contact our clearance officer for Overseas Lottery Winners within a period of 21 days (date of this email inclusive) for the processing of your winning and remittance to you after all statutory obligations have been satisfactorily dispensed with. Please be informed that claims not processed within the stipulated period may be forfeited to the pool without further notice. You may wish to establish contact via e-mail or fax with the particulars presented below citing the batch and E-ticket numbers to this letter between the hours of 9.00am - 8.30pm GMT Monday - Saturday. Clearance officer, Mr. Charles Wilson Fax: +44 7043 019 034 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Our winners are assured of the utmost standards of confidentiality, and press anonymity until the end of proceedings, and beyond where they so desire. Be further advised to maintain the strictest level of confidentiality until the end of proceedings to circumvent problems associated with fraudulent claims. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. CONGRATULATIONS!!! At your disposal, we remain. Very Truly Yours, Mrs. Paloma Williams. National co-ordinator Irish National Lottery 35-38 Meadow Vale, Sligo, Ireland. Important Notice: Your Email address and winning information were provided by INTERNET AND EMAIL CENSORS ASSOCIATION. Irish National Lottery accepts no blame for any unwarranted use of email addresses, therefore all blames, complaints should be directed to the INTERNET AND EMAIL CENSORS ASSOCIATION.