A Scam Email with the Subject "East-West AustraliaLottery" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 May 2007 06:02:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "East-West AustraliaLottery" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
NSW Lotteries Corporation, Special Edition. 2 Figtree Drive, Homebush Bay NSW 2127 Dear Winner, Congratulations: claim $1,000,000.00 prize money. This is to announce the result of the last sweepstake of NSW Australian Lottery held on the 2nd ,May 2007.Your e-mail address attached to prize winning number: 0116 1307 0199 6088 16 15 and a special supplementary number: 92 70 drew a prize money of $1,000, 000.00 (One Million USDollars). This lucky numbers attached to your e-mail address came first in the 2nd Category of the Sweepstake draws. You will receive the sum of $1,000,000.00(One Million USDollars) from our authorized bank in Netherlands. Because of some mix-up with our sweepstake numbers and prizes, plus the time limited placed on the payment of your prize: $1,000, 000.00, we advice that you keep all information about this prize confidential until your funds: $1,000,000.00 have been transferred to you by the authorized bank in The Netherlands. You must adhere to this instruction, strictly, to avoid any delay with the release of your unds to your person. This program has been abused severally in past, so we are doing our best to forestall further occurrence of past mix-ups. This sweepstake was conducted under the watchful eyes of 8,500 spectators. Your e-mail address attached to prize winning number: 0116 1307 0199 6088 16 15 was selected and; it came firstthrough a "SPECIAL" e-ballot draw from over 150,000 e-mail addresses (Personal and corporate e-mail addresses). This program is sponsored byMicrosoft and GCI networks to compensate faithful internet suffers around the globe. Congratulations for becoming one of the few lucky winners in NSW Lotteries special edition. With your permission, your e-mail will also be included in the next sweepstake of $4Million. You must claim your prize: $1,000,000.00 not later than 7-days from the moment you receive this e-mail. In order to avoid unnecessary delays with your claim from our authorized bank; please contact them immediately, and quote your winning and personal information now. The bank contact details are as follow(s): Bank’s Name:Bank Name: PostBank nl Contact person: John Van Kempering. President: Private Banking. Tel:+31 616 293 431 Fax:+31 84 759 9547 E-mail address: email@example.com Furnish them with the following: (i). Your name(s), (ii) Your telephone and fax numbers (iii) Your contact address (iv) Your winning information (including amount won). Congratulations. Yours in service, Mr. Glady Haris. NSW Australian Lotteries.