Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: The British Hot-ball Lotto

From: Hotball Lotto International Program <>

This email with the subject "The British Hot-ball Lotto" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 06 Jun 2007 07:16:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Hotball Lotto International Program <>, although it may have been spoofed.

The British Hot-ball Lotto
11 Claughton Firs, Renton CH43 5TG
United Kingdom 
Being officially assigned to select 
winners across the globe, the management is pleased to inform you of 
the result of the Hot-ball Lotto GBP millions British Lottery Winners 
International E-mail programs held on the 11th March 2007 and result 
where release on the 31st May, 2007. Your E-mail address attached to 
ticket number 653-908-321-675 with serial main number 345- 790-241-671 
drew lucky star numbers 34-32-90-43-32 which consequently won in the 
2nd category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out 
of GBP1.500.000.00, with REFERENCE #:67/80/IPD and BATCH #: EGGS-541-
Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you 
keep your winning information confidential until your claims have 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 over 100,000 company and 50,000,000 individual 
email addresses and names from all over the world. 
This lottery was 
promoted and sponsored by Software Companies in order to enhance and 
promote the use of Internet Explorer Users and Microsoft-wares around 
the globe. 
To file for your claim, please contact the Fiducial 
Contact Person: Mr. John Kane
+31 610 069 066
Fax: +31 847 292 338 
Congratulations once more from 
our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional 
Mrs. Cecilia D. Lloyd. 
International Online