This email with the subject "YAHOO/MSN LOTTERY:you have won CONGRATULATIONS!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 04 Oct 2007 22:33:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was YAHOO/MSN ONLINE LOTTERY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
YAHOO/MSN LOTTERY Incoperation Baley House, Har Road Sutton, Greater London SM1 4te United Kingdom. This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of Five hundred thousand, Great Britain Pound Sterlings(£500,000.00) for the month of AUGUST 2007 Lottery promotion which is organized by YAHOO/MSN LOTTERY INC & WINDOWS LIVE. YAHOO/MSN & MICROSOFT WINDOWS, collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online, among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo and hotmail we only select five people every Month as our winners through electronic balloting System without the winner applying, we congratulate you for being one of the people selected. You are to contact the Courier company on or before your date of Claim. Winners Shall be paid in accordance with his/her settlement of Draw Notification after the Draw date in which Prize has won. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited. These are your identification numbers: Batch number.....................YM 09102XN Reff number.......................YM35447XN Winning number...................YM09788 These numbers fall within your Location file, you are requested to contact our courier service, send your winning, identification numbers to the courier, to enable them verify your claims. How ever you will have to fill and submit this form in to enable your winning cheque and certificate get to your contact address. 1. Full name: 2. Contact Address: 3. Age: 4. Telephone Number: 5. Marital Status: 6. Sex: 7. Zip Code: 8. Occupation: 11.State: 12.Country: 13.Nationality: 14.Your Reference and Batch number at the top of this mail: (CONTACT COURIER) with this address Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you and Accept our warm congratulations once again! Yours faithfully, Mrs. Vivian Clarke (Yahoo/Msn Lottery Coordinator).