A Scam Email with the Subject "congratulation." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 14 Jul 2007 21:35:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
CONGRATULATIONS YOU ARE A WINNER!!!!!!!!!!!!
We are pleased to inform you today 14th july, 2007 as one of the lucky winners of
our Soccer World Cup Draws held by Confederation of Africa Football (CAF)/ South
African Football Association (SAFA) to promote the first ever soccer world cup in
Africa which will be held 2010 in South Africa,Participants in the draws were
selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 2,500,000 e-mail addresses of
dividuals and companies from Africa,America,Asia,Australia, Canada, Europe, Middle
East,and New Zealand as part of our electronic business Promotions Program.
You are qualified for this draw as a result of you visiting various websites we are
running the Electronic-business promotions for. You/Your Company e-mail address
attached with REFERENCE NUMBER: SAFA 2010/AFRICA 2007, BATCH NUMBER: 154-02I-CAF
with serial number 000-19 drew The lucky numbers 2-2-14-13-6-36 and consequently won
in the third quarter of the 2007 year draw. You have therefore been approved for a
lump sum pay out of $2,200,000.00 in cash, which is the winning payout for First
category winners. This is from the total prize money of US$15,400,000.00 shared
among the seven winners in the First category.
Your winnings should be claimed from our paying Agents. (WINDSOR FINANCE LIMITED) as
we have notified them. Due to the mix-up that may arise from emails of winners and
numbers,we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim
has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our Security
Protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this
We hope with a part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year (2007)
high stakes US$1.2 billion International Lottery. To begin your claim,please contact
our agent who also will be your claims agent.
WINDSOR FINANCE LIMITED
For due processing and remittance of your prize money,Remember you must contact your
claim agent not later than two weeks After this date, otherwise,all funds will be
returned as Unclaimed.
Please contact your claims manager and provide him with the requested information so
that he can Expedite the processing of your claims.
NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to
quote your Reference and Batch numbers in every one of your correspondences with
your agent. Furthermore you are seriously advised to keep all winning lottery
information and numbers from the public in line with our company security protocol
to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by unscrupulous
individuals. Again, should there be any change in your address, do inform your
claims agent as soon as possible.
Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our
Customers Service Department
N.B. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to
Anybody below the age of 18 is automatically disqualified,You are obliged to donate
10% of your winning to any listed charity organization in South Africa.
Please contact your claims agent.