This email with the subject "AWARD NOTIFICATION: FINAL NOTICE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 01 Jun 2007 08:33:09 -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 VICE PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARDS DEPARTMENT AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SWEEPSTAKE LOTTERY COPORATION;
Date:31/05/2007 Ref: 575061/03 Batch: 8056490902/188 Winning Numbers 1 2 26 30 40 21AWARD NOTIFICATION: FINAL NOTICE
Attn: Winner,We are pleased to inform you of the lottery result winners of Australian International Lottery Programmes held on the 31st of May 2007 by the Australian International Lottery programme. Which is fully based on an electronic selection of winners using their e-mail addresses. Your name was attached to ticket number; 675061725 9356460902. Serial Number 67749137002.
This batch draws the lucky numbers as follows 2-9-23-35-46 bonus number 14, which consequently won the lottery in the second category. You are here by approved a lump sum pay of US $400,000.00 (FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) in cash credit. File ref: ILP/HW 46704/07 from the total cash prize of US $3.2 Million shared amongst Eight lucky winners in this category.
YOU ARE A WINNER !!!Due to mix up of some numbers and names, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your nominated bank. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claims and unwarranted abuse of this programme by some participants. All participants where selected through a computer/mail balloting system drawn from Nine hundred thousand E-mail addresses from Canada, Australia, United States, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions programme which is conducted annually.
This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomerate of some multinational companies and also the Australian Government as part of their social responsibility to their citizens in the commmunities where they have operational base. Furthermore, your details (e-mail address) falls within our European representative office in Amsterdam, Holland, as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of US$400,000.00 will be released to you from our African branch office in NIGERIA which is in charge of our funds transfer. We hope with part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes for US$2.3 Million international draw.
HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE: Simply contact our claims agent, Rev. Dr. William James at; email@example.com To file for your claim . Please quote your Date of draw, Reference Number, Batch Number and Winning Number, which can be found on the top-left corner of this message. Also, you should give in your telephone number to help us locate your file easily. For security reasons once again, we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize has been released to you and also to the public. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking advantage of this programme by non-participants or unofficial personnel.
BEST REGARDS ROSE ADAMS (MRS) (LOTTERY COORDINATOR)PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL. CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS AGENT AT : firstname.lastname@example.org ANY BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY ON THE PART OF WINNERS WILL RESULT TO DISQUALIFICATION
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