This email with the subject "CONGRATULATION!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 14 Dec 2006 04:31:32 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "British American Tobacco Award." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
TRACK N:: 51024060210 OFFICIAL PRIZE NOTIFICATION This is to inform you that you have been selected for a cash prize of $2,500,000.00( Two million Five Hundred Thousand United State Dollars) in the International programs held on the 10th Dec 2006 in London Uk.The selection process was carried out through random selection in our computerized email selection system(s) from a database of over 250,000 email addresses drawn from all the continents of the world.The British American Tobacco Lottery is approved by the British Gaming Board and also Licensed by the The International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR).To begin the processing of your prize you are to contact our executive claims officer through the contact stated below with your personal information for verification purpose: Barrister: David Green. Fudiciary Agent/Payment Officer. CELL PHONE:+4470 1112 8367 Globe House 4 Temple Place London WC2R 2PG E-mail:email@example.com 1.Name in full: 2.Address: 3.Nationality: 4.Age: 5.Occupation: 6.Phone/Fax: 7.Present Country: Winners are advised to keep their winning details/information from the public to avoid fraudulent claim. *Winner under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified. *Staff of the British American Tobacco Company is not to partake in this Lottery.