The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Yahoo Winner!
From:  Yahoo! <tony.newman@adelphia.net>
Date:  Wed, 02 May 2007 01:48:45 -0700

A Scam 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! <tony.newman@adelphia.net>, 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 
the YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS.

To claim your winning prize, you must first contact the claims  department by email.The claims 
officer contact email is:
Name: Mr Yen Sheng
E-mail: mryensheng@yahoo.com.hk

Yours Sincerely,
Mr Tony Newman,
Online coordinator.