A Scam Email with the Subject "†No Subject†" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 22 May 2007 17:30:26 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Yahoo! Online Lottery 2007 <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
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