The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Notification from Yahoo Financial Promotions
From:  "PrizeCoordinator@Yahoo Mail Alert" <>
Date:  Thu, 21 Jun 2007 05:01:30 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Notification from Yahoo Financial Promotions" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 21 Jun 2007 05:01:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PrizeCoordinator@Yahoo Mail Alert" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

We are pleased to announce to you our YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS which
is  given away the sum of 500,000.00 GBP Your email address emerged as
one of the winning email addresses out of an initial database of
300,000 email addresses.To claim your prize you are required to contact
our claims officer :Name: Dr Anthony Hamilton Moore E-mail: Tell:+447031954760. You are to send to
us details as showed below:
Note that you are automatically disqualified if you are below 18 years
of age and illegal dissemination of this mail is highly prohibited.
Your Sincerely,
Mrs. Amelia Hunts
Online Promotions Manager
Uk Administrative Unit