This email with the subject "Award Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 30 Jun 2007 17:06:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was ASIAN-EUROPEAN LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL. <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ASIAN-EUROPEAN LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL. FROM:THE DESK OF THE VICE PRESIDENT. INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD. BACTH NO: ASEU/009842/07. REF. NO: ASEU/1282884/07 AWARD NOTIFICATION!! We happily announce to you the draw (#546-89) of the ASIAN-EUROPEAN LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL, online Sweepstakes International program held on june 30th, 2007 Your e-mail address attached to ticket number:846478-984 with Serial number: PL-7776/12 drew the lucky numbers: 98-78-56-09-48 (bonus no.4),which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 8 plus bonus.You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of $1,200,000.00 (One Million Two hundred Thousand United State Dollars) in cash credited to file No: AS/YU 93847 /LN. This is from a total cash prize of $2,100,000.00 shared amongst the (3) lucky international winners in this category. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online. Please note in order to avoid complications please remember to quote your reference number in all correspondence. Be advice to keep your winning information confidential until your claims has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol and measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. To begin processing and remittance of your winning prize money to a destination of your choice, Please contact the claiming agent Mr. Harold Kess the Foreign operation manager of the appointed company, ASIAN-EUROPEAN LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL 2007 on e-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Quote your reference, serial and batch numbers in all your correspondence with Mr.Harold Kess and please follow all his instructions religiously. REFERENCE NO: ASEU/1282884/07 SERIAL: PL-7776/12 BACTH NO: ASEU/009842/07 Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform our agent as soon as possible.Congratulations once more from our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Note: Anybody under the age of 20 is automatically disqualified. Yours Sincerely, Van U. Der-Berge. Vice President.