This email with the subject "Attention:Winner," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Feb 2007 05:42:09 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "peter wagner" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Date:17/2/2007 Ref:575061725 Batch: 8056490902/188 Winning Numbers: 12 26 30 40 21 AWARD NOTIFICATION:FINAL NOTICE Attention:Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the lottery result winners of Australian International Lottery Programmes held on the 11th of January 2007 from the Australian International Lottery programme.Which is fully based on an Electronic selection of winners using their e-mail addresses.Your name was attached to ticketnumber;675061725 9356460902 Serial Number 67749137002.This batch draws the lucky numbers as follows 2-9-23-35-46 bonus number 14, which consequently won the lottery in the second category. You are here by have been approved a lump sum pay of US$400,000.00.(FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) in cash credit file ref:ILP/HW 46704/03 from the total cash prize shared amongst Eight lucky winners in this category.Due to mix up of some Numbers and Names,you are advised to keepyour winning information confidential until your claims has been processed and your money remitted to your nominated bank. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claims and unwarranted abuse of this programme by some participants.All participants where selected through a computer/mail balloting system drawn from Nine hundred thousand E-mail addresses from Canada,Australia,United States,Asia,Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which is conducted annually.This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomorate of some multi national companies and also the Australian Government as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the commmunities where they have operational base.Further more your details(e-mail address) falls within our European representative office in Amsterdam,Holland,as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of US$400,000.00 will be released to you from our regional branch office in United Kingdom.We hope with part of your prize,you will participate in our end of year high stakes for US$2.3Million international draw. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE: Simply contact our claims agent,MR.James Harrisson at email@example.com To file for your claim .Please quote your Date of draw,Reference Number,Batch Number and Winning Number,which can be found on the top-left corner of this message.Also, you should give in your telephone number to help locate your file easily. Forsecurity reasons,we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize has been released to you and also to the public.This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking advantage of this programme by non-participant or unofficial personnel. Note: All cash prizes (MUST) be claimed on or before the 20th of March 2007 otherwise all funds will be forfited.You are adviced to keep your wining confidential till prize is claimed,this is to avoid any complications/misidentification. Congratulations once again on your winning! BEST REGARDS Peter Wagner Esq(MR) (LOTTERY COORDINATOR) PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL.CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS AGENT AT firstname.lastname@example.org _________________________________________________________________ http://homepage.msn.com/zune?icid=hmetagline