A Scam Email with the Subject "CONGRATULATION 2007 GRANTS/PRIZE AWARD NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Apr 2007 11:19:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was W.H.O FINANCIAL GRANTS PROMOTIONS <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
W.H.O FINANCIAL GRANTS PROMOTIONS INTERNATIONAL GRANTS ALLOCATION UNIT(IGAU) WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 12 Whitehall, London SW1A 2DY REF: WHOFGP/2551256003/03 BATCH: 14/0017/IPD FINANCIAL GRANTS/PRIZE AWARD NOTIFICATION Dear Winner, We happily announce to you the draw (#1 ) of the W.H.O FINANCIAL GRANTS PROMOTION programmes held on 10th of April 2007. Your email address, attached to ticket number 025-1146-1992-750, with serial number 2113-05 drew the lucky numbers 13-15-22-37-39-43, and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category. You have therefore been approved for a charity bonus of One Million Pounds i.e. (£1,000,000) in cash credited to file REF NO.WHOFGP2551256/06. This is from total prize money of £5,000,000 shared among the five international winners in this category. Please note that the W.H.O FINANCIAL GRANTS PROMOTIONS WAS DUELY SPONSORED BY THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION as a result of the FINANCIAL GRANTS DECREE WHICH WAS PASSED TO AID VICTIMS OF THE 2005-2006-2007 OUTBREAKS OF THE AVIAN INFLUENZA. This promotion to takes place yearly for a period of five years. In view of this, your One Million pounds sterling (£1,000,000) would be released to you by any of our payment offices in Europe . Our claims director will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him or her. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please be warned. To file for your claims, please contact our claims director: DANNY FORSTER ( Dr. ) CLAIMS DIRECTOR WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 12 Whitehall , London SW1A 2DY Email: email@example.com For processing and remittance of your cash to a designated account of your choice. Remember, all winnings must be claim not later than 14 working days, After this date, All unclaimed funds will be returned to the WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, you should contact your claims director about the claimant procedures, send your fax and telephone to your claims directors, this will enable his office to send the claims application form (A4) to you the Beneficiary. Please note, in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers all correspondence. Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform your claims director. CONGRATULATIONS!!! Sincerely, Sophia Halendale Promotions Manager. INTERNATIONAL GRANTS ALLOCATION UNIT(IGAU) WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 12 Whitehall , London SW1A 2DY.