A Scam Email with the Subject "OFFICIAL PRIZE NOTIFICATION!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 29 Aug 2007 21:55:54 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was United Kingdom Sweepstakes Lottery <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
WINNING NOTIFICATION: We happily announce to you the draw (#984) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, online Sweepstakes International Program held on 30TH OF AUGUST 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 5647500545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers:10,16,21,24,34,46,( Bonus 30) Bonus Ball which subsequently won the Jackpot prize. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £1,000,000.00. (One Million Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from the World Wide Web through a computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online. This promotion takes place weekly. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your £1,000,000.00 (One Million Pounds Sterlings) would be released to you by any of our payment offices in Europe. Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him.For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claim is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please be warned!!! To file for your claim,contact our fiduciary agent: Name: MR TERRY EDWARD Tel phone: +44-7045-72-7331 +44-7045-73-5735 Fax Number:+44870459928 Email: email@example.com Endeavour to email/fax him your full names,winning numbers,email address,telephone and fax numbers immediately in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications. IN THIS REGARD YOU ARE TO SEND YOUR VERIFICATION TO THE FOLLOWING COMMITEE FOR ONWARD PROCESSING. ATTN: ONCE AGAIN THE WHOLE OF THE UK LOTTERY STAFFS ARE CONGRATULATING YOU,SO PLEASE GET BACK TO ME AS SOON AS POSSIBLE WITH THE FOLLOWING INFORMATIONS TO ENABLE US FILE YOUR CLAIMS. VERIFICATION AND FUND RELEASE FORM 1. FULL NAMES:__________________________________ 2. ADDRESS:_____________________________________________ ____________________________________________ 3. SEX:_______________ 4. AGE:________ 5. MARITAL STATUS:___________________ 6. OCCUPATION:________________________ 7. E-MAIL ADDRESS:_____________________________ 8. TELEPHONE NUMBER:_____________________ 9. BATCH NUMBER:____________________ B. REF NUMBER:______________ 10. BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF COMPANY/INDIVIDUAL___________ 11. AMOUNT WON:___________________________________ 12. COUNTRY________________________________ Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform our fiduciary agent as soon as possible. For the immediate release of your payments you are to provide the following details to our fiduciary agent; Remember that this program is organised to enhance unity and also encourage all micro-soft users all over the world Congratulations once again from all members of our staff, and thank you for being part of our promotions program. MRS. SUSAN KELVIN Online coordinator for UK NATIONAL LOTTERY Sweepstakes International Program. CONFIDENTIAL NOTICE: Please note that this email, and any files that may be attached to it,is/are confidential and is/are intended for the sole use of the individual(s) or entity(ies) to which it/they is/are addressed. Any use,distribution,copying or disclosure by any other person or entity is strictly prohibited under applicable law(s). If you received this email in error,please notify the sender by return email and delete the original message (making sure it is also deleted from the Deleted Items folder of your mail client).