This email with the subject "Mrs. Rose Ann Dou" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 02 Nov 2006 08:38:09 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Lottery International <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT LUCKYDAY E-MAIL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT. BACTH NO: PTP/31211214257/190888/2202 REF. NO. PTP/21449267220/255100//2202 This is to inform you of the release of the E-MAIL LOTTERY BALLOT INTERNATIONAL/WORLD GAMING BOARD held on the 1st of November, 2006. Due to the mix up of number, the results were released on the 2st of November,2006. Your name attached to ticket number 219028657434 with serial number 18735625 drew the lucky numbers of 21-70-81-82-99 which consequently won the lottery in the 1st category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of 4,000,000:00 Only ( FOUR MILLION EUROS ONLY) in cash which is deposited with a Finance House in your favour as beneficiary and covered with HIGH INSURANCE POLICY Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from only Microsoft users from over 20,000,000 companies and 3,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. To begin your lottery claim, please contact our claim agent below for the processing of your claim with your contact telephone and fax number to begin the processing of your claim: LUCKYDAY PAYMENT OFFICE MANCHESTER ENGLAND CONTACT NAME: ANDREW GORDON CITY/ COUNTRY: UNITED KINGDOM TEL: +4479 3925 3996 FAX: +4487 0133 4585 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Note that all winning must be claimed not later than 17st of November 2006. After this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in allcorrespondence. 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. Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified. Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Rose Ann Dou