This email with the subject "PRIZE/WINNING NOTIFICATION!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 04 Apr 2007 09:25:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UK NATIONAL LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
The National Lottery P O Box 1010 Liverpool, L70 1NL UNITED KINGDOM (Customer Services) Ref: UK/9420X2/68 Batch: 074/05/ZY369 WINNING NOTIFICATION: We happily announce to you the draw (# 996) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY,online Sweepstakes International program held on the 4th April, 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number:56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 12-18-22-24-32-33(bonus no.), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of Â250,000 (Two hundred and fifty thousand pounds sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a total cash prize of Â1,000,000 shared amongst the first four (4) lucky winners in this category i.e Match 5 plus bonus. For payment, please do provide with the your full information. Mr, Mr Haley Bone Email:email@example.com UK NATIONAL LOTTERY FIDUCIARY AGENT Goodluck from me and members of staff of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY. Yours faithfully, Brian Hunt Online coordinator for UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, Sweepstakes International Program. Open 7 days 8am-8pm.