This email with the subject "claim" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 30 May 2006 08:34:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam Regarding the above subject matter, be informed of the outcome of the participants, who won the sweepstake program conducted In the first quarter of this year. Your email, attached to ticket number 025-1146-1387, with serial number 213-05 drew the lucky numbers 13-15-22-37-39 and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category. You have therefore been approved of a lump sum pay of US$:600,000.00 (six Hundred thousand united states dollars) cash credited to file No: PS/255/06. This is from the total prize money of US$:20.400.00, shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 25,000 names from across the globe as part of our Annual international promotions program. Your fund is now deposited with a finance and security house insured in your name. Please contact our fiduciary agent at Dick Denk, email: email@example.com, to begin your claim, for due processing and remittance of your prize money to a nominated account of your choice.We advice that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your prize money remitted to your account. This is part of our security measure to avoid any mix-up. Note: in order to avoid any delay and complication, always quote your file No: PS/255/06, in all your correspondences with your claim agent.Congratulations once again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, Jan Erik Promotions Manager