This email with the subject "British Lottery 2008 Award Winner." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Mar 2008 21:05:36 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "BRITISH LOTTERY BOARD" <WINNER@BRITISH-LOTTERY.CO.UK>, although it may have been spoofed.
UNITED KINGDOM LOTTERY The Lottery Company P.O Box 789 Harrogate HG1 2YR Ref: UK/9420X2/68 Batch: 074/05/ZY369 Dear Winner, You have won the sum of 1,000,000.00 (ONE MILLION POUND STERLING)from the UNITED KINGDOM LOTTERY on March 6th 2008 our new year charity bonanza.The winning ticket was selected from a Data Base of Internet Email sers,from which your Address came out as the winning coupon.We hereby urge you to claim the winning amount quickly this is a monthly lottery.Failure to claim your win will result into the reversion of the fund to our following month.You are therefore requested to contact immediately out Claims Department below quoting :WINNING NUMER:8 11 16 25 39 46 bounsball(37), Mr JOE MORRISON Email:email@example.com Provide the following information needed below to process your winning claim. Congratulations once again. 1. FULL NAMES: 2. ADDRESS: 3. SEX: 4. AGE: 5. MARITAL STATUS: 6. OCCUPATION: 7. E-MAIL ADDRESS: 8. TELEPHONE NUMBER: 9. BATCH NUMBER: 10.AMOUNT WON: 11.COUNTRY; please quote your winning number. Regards, MRS KATE BROWN Claims Department. BRITISH LOTTERY BOARD The Lottery Company England -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean. MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support.