A Scam Email with the Subject "CONGRATULATIONS YOU HAVE JUST WON OUR ONLINE LOTTERY ...cvc rcg" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 07 Mar 2007 11:55:37 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hurray!!! 2007 WINNING NOTICE FROM: THE LOTTERY COORDINATOR, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT. Dear Recipient, RESULTS FOR MARCH 2007 CATEGORY "A" DRAWS Congratulations to you as we bring to your notice, the results of The Category "A" draws of TRIPPLE WINS INTERNATIONAL GAMES. We are happy to inform you that you have emerged a winner under MARCH LUCKY DRAWS First Category, which is part of our promotional draws. The draws were held prior to your notification. Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 4,000,000names/email addresses of individuals and companies from Africa, America, Asia, Australia, Canada, Europe, Middle East, and New Zealand as part of our International Promotions Program. You/Your Company, attached to ticket number IL252/03/78 with serial number IL25278NL drew the lucky numbers 10, 11, 19,20,23,1 (6), and consequently won in the Category "A. You have therefore been awarded a lump sum pay out Fifteen Million Euros (15,000,000.00) in cash, which is the winning payout for Category “winners. CONGRATULATIONS! Please contact the claims agent email address below as soon as possible for the processing of your prize money. For due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. NOTE: For easy reference and identification find below your reference numbers. Note that you are to forward this email to the Mrs. Cherry Rings (Claims Agent) for your prize claim processing. REFERENCE NUMBER: JU/03/357856256/NL Congratulations once again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, Williams Chester UKLOTTERY PROMOTION FINANCIAL UNIT DIRECTOR/CONTROLLER FIRST SECURITIES AND TRIPPLE WINS INTERNATIONAL GAMES, UNITED KINGDOM BEDFORD HILL, BALLAM SW 12 ENGLAND. Claims Agent Contact Mrs. Cherry Rings CONTACT EMAIL ADDRESS: email@example.com Phone number: +44-702-406-0325