This email with the subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 26 Sep 2007 18:50:48 -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.
FROM: THE DESK OF THE MANAGING DIRECTOR INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRICE AWARD DEPARTMENT. REF NÂ: EGS/2251256003/02 BATCH NÂ:14/0017/1PD RE: AWARD NOTIFICATION/ FINAL NOTICE National U.K Lottery wishes to inform you the results of the E-mail address ballot lottery international program by Great Britain Your email account have been picked as a winner of SIX HUNDRED THOUSAND POUNDS ONLY. This results is now released your email address attached in the A Category bonus ball 05 09 07 37 and bonus ball 39 participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from Microsoft users from company and individual email addresses users. Be advice to keep your winning information 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,For the release of your winning. All winning must be claimed not later than One Week of Acknowledgment. After this date all unclaimed funds will be returned to European Union Treasury as Unclaimed. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number in all correspondence. You are therefore advised to give the following information's to your claims agent listed bellow, 1.FULL NAMES:_______________ 2.DATE OF BIRTH_____________ 3.SEX:_________________________ 4.MARITAL STATUS:_________ 5.CONTACT ADDRESS:__________ 6.COUNTRY:_______ 7.TELEPHONE NUMBER:____________ 8.OCCUPATION:_________________ Mr. Clifford Armstrong Programs & Events Department. E-mail: email@example.com Congratulations from the staff and thank you for being part of email account users program. Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Julie Van Hans