Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Yahoo! Winning Announcement


This email with the subject "Yahoo! Winning Announcement" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 29 Jul 2007 08:17:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS <>, although it may have been spoofed.

We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Yahoo End of the Year  Patronage Bonanza  held on 
the 16/06/2007. Your e-mail address attached  to ticket number 883734657492-5319 with serial number 
7263-267, batch  number 8254297137, lottery ref number 7336065782 and drew lucky numbers  
14-22-28-37-40-44 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have  therefore been approved for 
a lump sum pay out of 500,000.00 (i.e Five  Hundred  Thousand United Kingdom Pounds).To file for 
your claims,  please contact our claims director with the following informations:Full  Names, 
Contact Address, Telephone and fax Numbers, Age Sex and Location 
e.t.c Mr Paul  Moore Tel:+447031921214 ,+447031924017,