A Scam Email with the Subject "Claim Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 20 Oct 2007 02:39:52 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
CONGRATULATIONS! YOU WON 415,810.00.EUROS! Today, your account is randomly selected by GOLDEN BALL in conjunction with YAHOO MAIL as one of the 5 top winnerís accounts who will get cash prizes from us. We are happy to inform you that you have won a prize money of (Four hundred and fifteen thousand, eight hundred and ten euros only) (415,810.00 euros) for the month of October GOLDEN BALL AND YAHOO email lottery promotion which is organized by GOLDEN BALL LOTTERY COMPANY every month. GOLDEN BALL / YAHOO! collects all the mail id of the people that are online, among the millions that subscribe to the world email we only select seven people every month as our winners through electronic balloting System without the winner applying, we are congratulating you for being one of the people selected. All participant were selected through a computer 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 program which is conducted monthly. This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by Yahoo! Mail and GOLDEN BALL Lottery Company as part of their social responsibility to email users worldwide. Further more your details(e-mail address) falls within our SOUTH AFRICAN representative office in Johannesburg, as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of 415,810.00 euros will be released to you from this regional branch office in SOUTH AFRICA, We hope with part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes for Ä 1.3 Billion international draw. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE These are your identification numbers. Reference: ETR/417331247/03 Batch: BATCH NUMBER: 72/50685/MRN NOTE;TO file for your claim, please contact the claim agent below on Email or phone. Mr. DAVID PALMER 35TH FLOOR,ROOM 02 CALTON CENTER AND TOWERS 67 MARKET SREET, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA. TELL;+27-741-926-461 FAX;+27-866-064-999 EMAIL;email@example.com For security reasons, we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize released to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking advantage of this programmed by non-participant or unofficial personnel Yours Sincerely, DR. KENNETH REQUEME SECRETARY GENERAL GOLDEN BALL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL.36 Mellborn Street, Sandton, Johannesburg. SOUTH AFRICA. http://www.yahoo.com