A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 22 Oct 2006 09:56:13 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Promotions manager <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
UK NATIONAL LOTTERY Support Center PO Box 1010 Liverpool L70 1NL United Kingdom. FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, REF: UKNL/26510460037/06 BATCH: 24/00319/IPD ATTENTION: Sir/Madam RE/AWARD NOTIFICATION: FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the announcement Today, 21st October, 2006, of winners of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, THE UNITED KINGDOM INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS held on 12th October 2006 in Croydon,London. You email address was attached to ticket number 023-0148-790-459, with serial number 5063-11 drew The lucky numbers 43-11-44-37-10-43, and consequently Won you the lottery in the 2nd category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay Of 500,000.00 British Pounds(GBP) in cash credited to file REF NO. UKNL/26510460037/06. This is from total prize money Of 2,000,000.00 British Pounds(GBP) shared among the four International winners in this category. All participants were selected randomly from World Wide Website through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 companies as part of International Promotions Program, which is conducted annually. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your 500,000.00 British Pounds(GBP) This amount would be released to you by our preferred payment center in London. Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the Release of your funds as soon as you contact him. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements. Please be warned. This is part of our security protocol to avoid Double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants Of this program. To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary Agent; NAME: Mr. Sean Aaron. #195 Edgware Road, London W2 1EY United Kingdom. Tel: +44 703 192 3191 +44 703 191 8206 Fax: 44 87 1715 6335 EMAIL: email@example.com UK NATIONAL LOTTERY For due processing and remittance of your prize Money, please remember to quote your Reference and batch numbers in every one of your Correspondences with your agent. Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later Than three weeks from today.After this day, all funds will Be returned as unclaimed. 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 promotional lottery programme. Sincerely, Dr Paul White Zonal Co-ordinator