Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Yahoo Winner!

From: Yahoo! <>

This email with the subject "Yahoo Winner!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 02 May 2007 01:48:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Yahoo! <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Your email address has won you a total sum of  500,000.00 GBP (i.e Five undred Thousand United 
Kingdom Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file REF:YAHOO6/315116127/27 This is from a total cash 
prize of US$20,400,000.00 shared amongst the seventeen international winners in this category in 

To claim your winning prize, you must first contact the claims  department by email.The claims 
officer contact email is:
Name: Mr Yen Sheng

Yours Sincerely,
Mr Tony Newman,
Online coordinator.