This email with the subject "Mega millionaire's award winner !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 19 Mar 2007 07:12:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Mega Millionaire's lotto <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: MEGA MILLIONAIRE LOTTO, NETHERLANDS. REFERENCE: AMT/NL/423275/01 BATCH: 4578/NL TO WINNERS IN OUR PROGRAM Good day, This is to congratulate you over your email success in our computer balloting sweepstake held on 19th March,2007 in which your email address attached to ticket number LNT4567809095 and drew the lucky numbers 4-10-12-55-25-67, batch number 4578/NL and consequently won the sum of US$1 million dollars which has been credited into your security file NUMBER Amt/nl/423275/01 with our Regional security agency in the United Kingdom. This is a millenium scientific computer game in which email addresses were used and it is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users;so you do not need to buy a ticket to enter for our lottery program. This winning notification you receive from us today is very legitimate, and it must not be taken as one of those numerous lottery scam emails you might have received in the past. Be informed that our lottery programs is conducted in line with the gaming and lottery laws of the Netherlands and sponsored by a group of philanthropist, industrialists from the internet ware industry and some other big multinational firms who wish to be anonymous in the Netherlands. Therefore, for immediate release of your winning funds to you in your preferred mode of payment, we advise you to respond to this email promptly. Moreso, for speedy processing of you claim, kindly forward a confirmation email to your claim officer. Below is the contact details of your claim officer: MR CURTIS BROWN (REGIONAL PAYMENT DIRECTOR) ADVANCED CONSULTING AGENCY STRATFORD, UNITED KINGDOM EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org TEL: 0044-7852683022 Conclusively,this email should not be treated as a scam scheme or be taken for granted,we are backed up by the appropriate lottery laws of the Netherlands and only the successful winners of our online lottery program receive this congratulation email and because you won that is why this mail is being directed to you. Remember that all prize money must be claimed not later than 7 working days. After the last day, all funds will be returned as unclaimed. Congratulations once again from our team of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Sincerely, Director Mrs Rita Cardos (Lottery Coordinator) Mega Millionaire Lotto is an affilliate of Lotto.nl Copyright(c) 2007 by Lotto Netherlands visit our website http://www.lotto.nl/ for more information.