This email with the subject "FROM THE OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 23 Nov 2006 02:15:39 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr. Peter Ford" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT LUCKYDAY INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT. HUDSON CAMBERWELL www.luckyday.nl BATCH NO: PLD/31214257/1988/2202 REFERENCE. NO. PLD/21449267/2550//2203 WINNING NOTIFICATION / FINAL NOTICE........CONGRATULATIONS!!!! This is to inform you of the release of the E-MAIL LOTTERY BALLOT INTERNATIONAL/ WORLD GAMING BOARD held on the 15TH of OCTOBER 2006. Due to the mix up of number, the results were released on the 13TH of NOVEMBER 2006. Your name attached to ticket number 219028657434 with serial number 918735625drew the lucky numbers of 21-70-81-82-99 which consequently won the lottery in the 1st category.You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of £2,500,000.00 (TWO MILLION FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND BRITISH POUNDS) in cash which is deposited with a Finance & Security Company in your favour as beneficiary and covered with HIGH INSURANCE POLICY Due to mix up of some numbers and names and for the sake of impostors, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential until your claims has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from only Microsoft users from over 20,000.00 companies and 3,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. To begin your lottery claim, please contact our agent below that have been appointed for the processing of your claim with your contact telephone and fax number to begin the processing of your claim: CONTACT NAME: MR PETER FORD CITY/ COUNTRY: London, United kingdom TEL: 44-704-011-9990 FAX: 44-707-575-7401 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Note that all winners must claim there win not later than Two weeks after the receipt of this message. After this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake.Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence. Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform our agent as soon as possible. Congratulations once more from our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified. Yours Sincerely, Mr. Hudson Camberwell Promotions Manager.