This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS:YOU HAVE WON Â£250,000." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 Feb 2008 05:04:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was =?us-ascii?Q?UK=20NATIONAL=20LOTTERY=20HEADQUATERS?= <Asak.email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Customer Service 28 TANFIELD ROAD, CROYDON.LONDON Ref: BTL/691OXI/07 Batch: 12/25/0304 WINNING NOTIFICATION Dear Winner, Your email address attached to ticket number: 023-0148-790-459 with Serial number 5368/05 drew the lucky number:02,05,09,16,28,34 and we write to congratulate you as your email address has won you (Â250,000) in the recently conducted software email lottery by UK NATIONAL LOTTERY. This was done after email addresses were randomly selected by our database software powered by the Internet and your email address was among those chosen this quarter. To claim your award,you are to contact the legal processing/confirmation officer with the details below: LEGAL PROCESSING OFFICER MR.MICHAEL A. WOLYN +44 702 401 0652. EMAIL- firstname.lastname@example.org You are to forward the following details below to the processing officer for accessment and clerification. 1. Full Names: 2. Age : 3. Sex : 4. Contact Address : 5. Occupation : 6. Phone and fax numbers : 7. Country of Residence: Congratulations. Sincerely, Mrs.Ellen Ford Vice President,(UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY)