This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WINNINGS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 12 May 2007 11:28:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "NSW Australian Lotteries" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
PRIZE AWARD DEPT. REF No: 9590 ES 9414 BATCH No: 573881545-NL/2007 TICKET No:34090322816 SERIAL No: 43568000/12 ATTN: LOTTERY WINNER, We wish to congratulate you of the result of the East-West AustraliaLottery (international program) balloting sweepstake held on the 5th May. 2007. This is a millennium scientific computer game in which email addresses were used. It is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users,therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for it. You have been approved for the star prize of €1,000,000.00 (One Million Euros). To claim your winning prize you are to contact the appointed agent as soon as possible for the immediate release of your winnings: You must contact the PAYING BANK with your Full Names, Contact Telephone Numbers (Home, Office and Mobile Number and also Fax Number) and also with your winning informations via email to process the immediate payment of your prize.The Validity period of the winnings is for 30 working days hence you are expected to make your claims immediately, any claim not made before this date will be returned to the East-West Australia Lottery board.Contact the paying bank with the following information below: Bank’s Name:PostBank nl Website: www.postbank.nl E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Contact person: John Van Kempering Amsterdam, Netherlands. Tel:+31 616 293 431 Fax:+31 84 759 9547 Congratulations once again. Yours in service, Mr. Glady Haris. NSW Australian Lotteries.