This email with the subject "ATTN: ONLINE WINNER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 29 Nov 2006 17:53:43 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UNITED KINGDOM LOTTERY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY MANISTRAAT 15,2222 AH, DEN-HAAG,UNITED KINGDOM. We happily announce to you the draw (#966) of the BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY,online Sweepstakes International program held 22ND NOVEMBER, 2006. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number:56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 05 21 23 28 40 48 26 Bonus Ball which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 6 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of 1,000,000 (One million Euro)in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. This is from a total cash prize of 6,000,000 shared amongst the first five (6) lucky winners in this category i.e Match 6 plus bonus. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from WorldWide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions,associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online.This promotion takes place every year. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European bookletrepresentative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your 850,000 (Eight Hundred and Fifty Thousand Euro)would be released to you by any of our payment offices in Europe. Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him.For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential your claim is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact our claims agent: Mr Quincy Rogers e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone number:+44 7011132761 VERIFICATION RELEASE FORM 1.FULL NAMES:__________________________________ 2.ADDRESS:_____________________________________________ ____________________________________________ 3.SEX:_______________ 4.AGE:________ 5.MARITAL STATUS:___________________ 6.OCCUPATION:________________________ 7.ANNUAL INCOME: 8.E-MAIL ADDRESS:_____________________________ 9.TELEPHONE NUMBER:_____________________ 10.LOTTO NUMBER:____________________ B. DRAW NUMBER:______________ 11.TICKET NUMBER:___________________ 12.SERIAL NUMBER:__________________ 13.BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF COMPANY/INDIVIDUAL___________ ___________________________________________ 14. STATE:__________________________________ 15. COUNTRY________________________________ Goodluck from me and members of staff of the BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY. Yours faithfully, Olivia Hill