This email with the subject "***Approved To Claim***" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 02 Mar 2007 05:55:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UK National Lottery <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
UK NATIONAL LOTTERY TICKET NO: 56475600545188 Ref: XYL /26510460037/05 Batch: 24/00319/IPD We happily announce to you the draw (#1147) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, online Sweepstakes International program held on Sat 17th Feb 2007.Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 56475600545188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 04 10 21 22 25 38 31(Bonus ball) which subsequently won you the lottery in the 1st category i.e. match 6 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £1,532,720 (One Million, Five Hundred And Thirty Two Thousand, Seven Hundred And Twenty Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file XYL /26510460037/05 This is from a total cash prize of £4,596,411 (Four Million, Five Hundred And Ninety Six Thousand, Four Hundred And Eleven Pounds Sterling) shared amongst the Three (3) lucky winners in this category i.e. match 6 plus bonus. To file for your claim, please contact your fiduciary agent immediately via the email below. Mr James Keegan. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +44 701 113 4333 Cordially, SIR PETER RYAN Congratulations once again from all our staff for being a part of our Promotions program. © Uk National Lottery 2007.