This email with the subject "***AWARD NOTIFICATION***" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 17 Aug 2007 18:40:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was XANGA CASH LOTTERY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
-- XANGA CASH LOTTERY East way,l97 2rd TLD England,United Kingdom NL 2345 BPD Unit WE WISH TO CONGRATULATE YOU AS ONE OF OUR WINNER IN THIS PROGRAM. We wish to congratulate you over your success in our computer balloting sweepstake held on August 17th 2007. This is a millennium scientific computer game in which email addresses were used. It is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for thew game. We are a web publishing company base in UK. However, your email address was attached to ticket number 5647560054188 with serial number 5368/02 draw the lucky numbers 06-09-13-15-40-43-02, which eventually won the lottery in the first category of the draws. Therefore,you have won a lottery jackpot prize awards of £1,000,000.00 (One million pounds Sterling Only) This is from total prize money of £280,000,000.00 distributed to winners from 1st to 3rd categories. Note that this program was largely promoted and sponsored by a group of philanthropist, industrialists from the internet hardware industry and some other big multinational firms who wish to be anonymous. You may wish to establish contact via e-mail with the particulars presented below filling correctly and citing the batch and reference numbers to this letter and send to Publisher clearing House officer, info below the form. FULL NAME:_________ FULL CONTACT ADDRESS :__________ NATIONALITY:__________ TEL:____________ FAX:_______________ AGE:___________ GENDER:____________ OCCUPATION:_____________ WINNNG INFORMATION: Ref No: UK/9420X/68, Batch No: 074/05/ZY369 WINNING EMAIL:___________ Customer Service Unit Processing Manager: Mr william walter EMAIL:firstname.lastname@example.org TELL:+447024077621 CONGRATULATIONS !!! At your disposal, we remain Truly Yours, CLEM ARKINSON(Mr.) Director.International Promotions Unit, UK Xanga Promotions LOTTERY Copyright Â 1994-2007 The Xanga web & National Lottery Inc. All rights reserved. Terms of Service - Guideline 7777 33543 3556576