A Scam Email with the Subject "RE: WINNING NOTIFICATION/ CONTACT PAYMENT BANK" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 21 Oct 2007 08:20:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Sir Steven Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
THE PROMOTIONS DEPARTMENT, CAMELOT GAMES.TOLPITS LANE, WATFORD,HERTS WD18 9RN UNITED KINGDOM. This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of Five hundred thousand pound sterling (Â500,000.00.) for the year, 2007 Prize promotion which is organized by the CAMELOT GROUPS. CAMELOTS collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online, among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo and Hotmail and from other e-mail providers.21 people are selected monthly to benefit from this promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners. To immediately claim your prize, contact the payment bank by sending them an email with the below email address. This will be solely for the purpose of the transfer. MR WILLIAMS TOTTY (control/transfer officer) NATIONWIDE BANK PLC 1 KINGS PARK ROAD,MOULTON PARK, NORTHAMPTON NN3 6NW, LONDON, ENGLAND TEL:+447031947183 :+447031903876 SERVICE EMAIL:email@example.com WARNING! Do not tell people about your Prize Award until your money is successfully handed over to you to avoid disqualification that may arise from double claim. You may also receive similar e-mails from people potraying to be other Organizations or Camelot, this is solely to collect your personal information from you and lay claim over your winning. In event that you receive any e-mail similar to the notification letter that was sent to you, Kindly delete it from your mail box and give no further correspondence to such person or body. Camelot shall not be held responsible for any loss of fund arising from the above mentioned. Congratulations once again. Yours Truly, Sir Steven Smith Co-coordinator(Online Promo Pro gramme).