A Scam Email with the Subject "REPORT FOR 07-25-2007-07 - SAVVIS NEVER CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY!!!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 25 Jul 2007 16:49:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "John Fitchpatrick" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: THE DIRECTOR
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Lottery Winners
International programs held on the 25/07/2007. Your e-mail address
attached to ticket number :EL-23133 with serial number: EL-123542, batch
number:EL-35,lottery ref number: EL-9318 and drew lucky numbers
7-1-8-36-4-22 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have
therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$1,500,000.00(One
Million, Five Hundred Thousand United States dollars).
Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep your winning
information confidential until your claims has been processed and your
money Remitted to you.
This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and
unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants
were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 40,000
company and 20,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over
This promotional program takes place every year. This lottery was promoted
and sponsored by a group of successful electronic dealers. we hope with
part of your winning, you will take part in our next year US$ 20million
To file for your claim, please contact our paying officer:
Remember, all winning must be claimed not later than 30th July 2007. After
this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake.
Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications,
please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all
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 18 is automatically disqualified.
DR BENJAMIN VAN PRIJS.
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE AWARD DEPT
THE PROMOTION DIRECTOR.
INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM (NL)
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Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 23:51:12 -0400 (EDT)
From: "THE PROMOTION DIRECTOR" <email@example.com>
Subject: [SPAM]~~~~~~YOU ARE A WINNER~~~~~
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