A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Winner" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 06 Dec 2006 05:12:13 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was BRITISH LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BRITISH LOTTERY The Lottery Company P.O Box 789 Harrogate HG1 2YR www.freelotto.com YOU HAVE WON 710,000 POUNDS STERLING Our Dear Winner, You have won the sum of £710,000 (SEVEN HUNDRED AND TEN THOUSAND,POUNDS STERLING ) from BRITISH LOTTERY on our 2006 new year charity bonanza. The winning ticket was selected from a Data Base of Internet Email Users,from which your Address came out as the winning coupon. We hereby urge you to claim the winning amount quickly as this is a monthly lottery. Failure to claim your win will result into the reversion of the fund to our following month. You are therefore requested to contact immediately out Claims Department below quoting winning number: WINNING NUMER-06010110. Contact: MR LOUIS MIKE EMAIL: email@example.com EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org PHONE: +44 701 421 3941 Provide the following information needed to process your winning claim. (a) Your full Name (b) Your full Address (c) Your Telephone and fax numbers (d) your country of origin Congratulations once again. please quote your winning number. Regards, MRS KATE BROWN Claims Department. BRITISH LOTTERY The Lottery Company England