This email with the subject "CONGRATULATION, YOU ARE AMONG THE LUCKY WINNER." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 08 Aug 2007 04:45:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was MRS,COMFORT JOSE. <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
EL GORDO LOTTERY AWARD 2007. FROM:INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD DEPT. REFERENCE Nš:ES/WIN/008/05/SPA. BATCH Nš:EU/2907/908/06. RE:WINNING NOTIFICATION/FINAL NOTICE. 1st AUGUST 2007. Dear Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the result of the El Gordo Lottery Award International E-mail programs held on the 2rd JULY 2007 , and the result where released on the 1st AUGUST 2007 . Your E-mail address attached to ticket numbers: SPA/7007/77, with serial main numbers: MAD /20622 drew lucky star numbers: 1-18-40-40-77 which consequently won in the 2ND category.You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of EUR777,000.00 (Seven Hundred And seventy-seven Thousand euros Only). CONGRATULATIONS!!!. Due to mix up of some numbers and email addresses,we ask that you keep your winning informations confidential until your claims has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by non- participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 100,000 company's and 50,000,individual email addresses and names from all over the world. This lottery was promoted and sponsored by Spanish European Lottery Board in order to enhance and promote the use of Internet Explorer Users and Microsoft-wares around the globe,therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for it.This promotional program takes place every year. We hope with part of your winning you will take part in our end of year 50 million Euros International lottery. To file for your claims, please contact our fiducial agent: Mr FRANKLIN SCOTT (Head Of Dept- Award Payment Department) TEL. +34-692-484-426 or +34-675-630-148 E-mail: email@example.com Remember, all winning must be claimed not more than 3weeks(21days).After this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications,please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence. Furthermore,should there be any change of address do inform the head of dept. as soon as possible. Congratulations once more from our members and staffs. NOTE: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically dis-qualified. Sincerely, MRS,COMFORT JOSE. LOTTERY CO-ORDINATOR.