A Scam Email with the Subject "You Have Won!! Confirm Email Receipt..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 May 2007 19:31:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Uk National Lottery <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
The National Lottery P O Box 1010 Liverpool, L70 1NL UNITED KINGDOM (Customer Services) Ref: UK/9420X2/68 Batch: 074/05/ZY369 FINAL WINNING NOTIFICATION: Dear Lucky Winner, RE: BONUS LOTTERY PROMOTION PRIZE AWARDS WINNING NOTIFICATION We are pleased to notify you the draw (999) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY,Online Sweepstakes International Lottery Program held on 1st April 2007.The result of our computer draw (#978) selected your name and email address attached to e-ticket number: 56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 08. 11, 15, 31, 42, 46, (27 Bonus Ball), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e. match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £1,200,000 (O NE MILLION AND TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND POUNDS STERLING) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a total cash prize of £7,200,000 GBP shared amongst the first Six (6) lucky winners in this category i.e. Match 5 plus bonus.Your prize award has been insured in your name and is ready for claims. To begin your claims therefore, you are advised to expeditiously contact our licensed and accredited claim agent for Overseas Lottery Winners within a period of 21 days (date of this email inclusive) for the processing of your winning and remittance to your designated bank account after all statutory obligations have been satisfactorily dispensed with. This promotion takes place weekly. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as ndicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your £1,200,000 (ONE MILLION AND TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND POUNDS STERLING) would be released to you by any of our payment offices in Europe.Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him. You may wish to establish contact via e-mail with the particulars presented below citing the batch and reference numbers to this letter between the hours of 8.00am- 7.30pm on Monday through Friday ============================================ Overseas Claims Unit United Kingdom Lottery Fiduciary Contact Person: Dr.Simon Walker Email:email@example.com Tel: +44-704-5722509 ============================================= Our winners are assured of the utmost standards of confidentiality, and press anonymity until the end of proceedings, and beyond where they so desire. Be furthere advised to maintain the strictest level of confidentiality until the end of proceedings to circumvent problems associated with fraudulent claims. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Goodluck from me and members of staff of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY. Yours faithfully, CONGRATULATIONS!!! At your disposal, we remain. Very Truly Yours, Mr. Richard Cruz