This email with the subject "YOU HAVE WON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 20 Sep 2007 20:20:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was ONLINE LOTTERY PROMO <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the winning announcement held on the 20th of September 2007 of winners of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE PROMO PROGRAMME. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum of, Â1,000,00 (One Million pounds sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/07. This is from a total cash prize of Â1,000,000,00(One million pounds sterling) shared amongst the first ten (10) lucky winners in this category i.e Match 5 plusbonus. Your assigned claims agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your fundsas soon as you contact him/her via electronic mail(email) or other options made available to you. To file for your claim, please contact our claims Agent with the underlisted information's as follow: Provide him with the information below: 1.Full Name: 2.Full Address: 3.Marital Status: 4.Occupation: 5.Age: 6.Sex: 7.Nationality: 8.Country Of Residence: 9.Telephone Number: Yours Truly, Mr.Williams Desmond Zonal Coordinator for the U.K. National Lottery.