This email with the subject "AWARD WINNING FROM LAFORTUNA" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 01 Jan 2007 17:06:16 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was LAFORTUNA PROMO <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
NOTICE...CONGRATULATIONS!!!! FROM THE OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT ONLINE LA FORTUNA INTERNATIONAL LOTTO MEGA MILLION PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT BATCH NO: 65409/11/05/SLT REF. NO: SLT/54390812/121/3421 WINNING NOTIFICATION / FINAL NOTICE...CONGRATULATIONS!!!! This is to inform you of the release of the LA FORTUNA E-MAIL LOTTERY BALLOT INTERNATIONAL/ WORLD GAMING BOARD. Your name attached to ticket number 219028 with Serial number 200432 drew the lucky numbers of 05-31-75-64-25-74, which consequently won the lottery in the 1st category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payment of Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars ( US$500,000.00 ) only, which is deposited in your favour as beneficiary and covered with HIGH INSURANCE POLICY. It is important that keep your winning confidential to avoid people garnering your information and subsequently making claim with your winning paraphernalia information, la Fortuna international Mega Million will decline payment if such irregularity occurs. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from only Microsoft users from over 20,000.00 companies and 3,000,000.00 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. To begin your lottery claim, please contact your claims agent below on or before the 18thof FEBRUARY 2007 CONTACT NAME: CHRIS CANDACE EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org It is imperative that you contact your assigned payment officer within the stipulated period of time. After this date all unclaimed funds will be included in subsequent promos. Please note in order to avoid preventable 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. Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Claudio-rosella blini Vice President email@example.com