This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS YOU HAVE WON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 27 Feb 2008 12:55:47 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was anita gold <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
CONGRATULATIONS YOU HAVE WON
We are delighted to notify you of the result of the free lotto casino programs held on February,26/02/2008 your email address wer e attached to one of the ten winning Ticket numbers (6784)- with Ref:(number GB/759/89).You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of 550,000.00 (Five Hundred and Fifty Thousand Euros)
All participants were selected through a computer ballot system from our sponsors databases, including over 5,000 companies and 20,000 individual E-mail addresses and names submitted by our agents drawn from Asia,Africa,Europe,North And South America, Oceania and around the world. To file for your urgent claim, please contact our affiliate agent.
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It is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and to mini mize identification difficulties advise you to keep this information confidential until your claim is processed successfully and to avoid unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants to please note that you will be required to pay for your winning certificate and all winnings must be claimed not later than March, 20/2008.after this date all unclaimed winnings will be null and void.
In Order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications remember to quote your ticket number and batch numbers in all correspondence.Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform our agents as soon as possible.
Congratulations once more and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified.