A Scam Email with the Subject "FW: PRIZE ALERT "YOU'VE WON 1 MILLION EURO"" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 28 Feb 2007 21:30:08 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Arthur Luna" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OMG Did I really Win!!!!
From: IRISH BIG-TIME LOTTERY <email@example.com>
Subject: PRIZE ALERT "YOU'VE WON 1 MILLION EURO"
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 17:55:45 -0500
>FROM: IRISH-BIGTIME LOTTERY PROMOTION
>Prize Disbursement Office (PDO)
>RE:WINNER NOTIFICATION - AN OFFICIAL DESPATCH LETTER
>Dear Cash Winner,
>This email confirms that you have received from the IRISH-BIGTIME
>LOTTERY PROMOTION your official notification of your emergence among
>lucky prize winners in the IRISH-BIGTIME LOTTERY PROMOTIONS conducted
>on 28th Feb, 2007 at DAP office complex, Dublin, Ireland. You have
>won a promotional cash prize under group- 1; winners which
>comprises of 15 lucky winners.You are entitled as one of our
>promotional winner to receive a cash prize of ONE MILLION EUROS.
>THE IRISH-BIGTIME PROMOTION is world promotional program organized by
>the IRISH-BIGTIME LOTTERY PROMO, Dublin Ireland and its partner
>UK-BIGTIME LOTTERY PROMOTION, London, the United Kingdom.This promotion
>is entry free, which NO TICKETS ARE PURCHASED. Winners are randomly
>selected systematically online by E-mail and Country code only.
>An Electronic Random Selection System (ERSS) generates elections of
>winners. Your email entered for draw No.0778 and was luckily selected
>among 15 lucky winners. A total of 10 million email addresses were
>entered for this promotion. Our international partner email service
>providers/ marketing companies and public services providers submit all
>emails. YOUR LOTTERY WINNING REFERENCE IS DETAILED BELOW: Please copy and
>keep securely for claims reference purpose.
>Lottery Draw Date: 28th Feb 2007 Winning Group: 1ST Prize Winners
>AMOUNT WON/PRIZE: â‚¬ 1,000,000-PAY-OUT IN EURO ONLY
>Please take your time to review this notification and note the
>expiration date, which is 2 February 2007. To redeem your prize, simply
>fill the certificate of your prize claims below.
>CERTIFICATE OF PRIZE CLAIM [FILE REF 06--9970054]
>[FULL NAME OF WINNER]..................
>[FULL CONTACT ADDRESS].....................
>[DATE OF BIRTH.........[SEX]......[TEL NO/FAX NO]........
>[FILE REF. NUMBER] 06--9970054
>[SECRET PIN CODE] IR/BG/LOT/0067
>Please indicate "X" for the option you want your prize remitted to
>you.Listed are the options of receiving prize payment.
>(1) BY COURIER DELIVERY OF YOUR PRIZE: ..........[....]
>(2) WIRE TRANSFER TO YOUR HOME ACCOUNT...........[.....]
>You are required to submit the filled form to the accredited claims
>processing Staff via email.
>Name: Mr.Arnold Brent
>TEL: +44 703 195 5294
>PAYMENT APPROVAL PROCESS:
>Submitted Form will be manually verified and processed by the assigned
>Claims Processing Officer (CPS) The Processing of your form will be
>completed as soon as possible and a notification will be issued to you
>on the status of your application once completely processed and
>by the Claims Processing Officer assigned to your winning file
>Once again, congratulations on your prize winning.
>Mr. Alvin Pedro
>Director, Award Disbursement Center.
>IRISH-BIGTIME LOTTERY PROMOTION
>© 2006 Irish-Bigtime Promotion. All rights reserved. To receive this
>promotion,you must: (1) submit email and mailing address information
>(2) select one of the option listed for receiving prize (3) check your
>email inbox for "Redemption Notification" 4) Follow Redemption