This email with the subject "YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS HAVE WON!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 26 Jan 2007 03:00:03 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was LOTTERY BOARD <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Ref Nr: PBL/CN/6654/CP Dear Consolation Prize Winner, CONSOLATION PRIZE WINNER NOTICE Europe/ America private international e-games organizers and co-sponsors, POWERBALL LOTTO Group International, officially bring to your notice of the final draw result of the 16th Junuary 2007 POWERBALL LOTTO -wheel E-game which was conducted at our international corporate office complex in The UNITED KINGDOM. Most recently this foundation set up the NEW LOTTERY SCHEME to give out prizes based on COMPUTER BALLOT SYSTEM. By doing this the foundation seek to encourage the use of Internet for academic and business pursuits. Its major aim is to promote music, theater, art, literature, projects in the social and political arena with a focus on health, as well as science, research, and higher education. We wish to congratulate and inform you on the selection of your email coupon number which was selected among the 6 lucky consolation prize. You have won a consolation cash prize of £1,000,000 (One Million Pounds Sterling) only. The POWERBALL LOTTO Group. BV, have approved a payout of your consolation cash prize which will be remunerated directly to you by the official Payment Agency Board. Our DUE PROCESS UNIT (DPU) will render to you complete assistance and provide additional information and processes for the claims of your consultation prize. For due processing of your winning claim, please contact the PU.With the following details for the release of your winnings. AND ALSO TO ENSURE THAT WE HAVE NOTIFIED THE RIGHTFUL WINNER, WE HAVE DELIBERATELY AVOIDED ALLOWING THE WINNING EMAIL ADDRESS TO APPEAR IN THE ''TO'' FIELD. THIS IS TO ENABLE US VERIFY THAT THE EMAIL ADDRESS YOU FILL INTO THE FORM ABOVE MATCHES WITH THE WINNING EMAIL ADDRESS. CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS AGENT IMMEDIATELY. Mr. ERIC SVENSSON. Contact Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org TEL:+44 70111 46432. Claims Requirements: 1. Name in full: 2. Home Address: 3. Age: 4. Occupation: 5. Phone Number: 6. Present Country: 7. Sex: Once again congratulations from all our staffs on your consolation prize winning. Regards Mr. Wesley Cage (Group Coordinator)