This email with the subject "DEAR: INTERNATIONAL WINNER," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 Jan 2008 15:57:25 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was contact <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Francaise des Jeux loterie nationale (Loto, Euromillions) jeux Safig-Fdjeux Service clientele BP 18147 7018 Melun Cedex, France. DATE: 3 JAN,2008 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org www.fdjeux.com FROM THE DESK OF THE VICE PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRICE AWARD DEPT. REF NÂ: EUMIL/113 68579900/08 BATCH NÂ: WW/111/IFR DEAR: INTERNATIONAL WINNER, AWARD NOTIFICATION/ FINAL NOTICE. We are pleased to inform you of the result of the EURO MILLIONS LOTERIE SWEEPSTAKE INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY PROGRAM which was held on the 20 DEC, 2007, due to mix up of numbers and names, the results were finally released on the 2 JAN,2008. Your name attached to a track number 188.8.131.52.48 with serial number 1.7 drew the lucky numbers which subsequently won the lottery in the 1st category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of â 6, 000.000.00 (SIX MILLION EURO ONLY, ) in cash credited to the file reference number: / EUMIL/113 68579900/08. This is from a total cash price of â 900,000.000.00 (NINE HUNDRED MILLION EURO ONLY) shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. CONGRATULATIONS!!! Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we advice that you keep this award from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your nominated account as this is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unwarranted advantage taking of this program by the general public. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 28,000 names from Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Middle East, Europe, Africa and North America as part of our international promotions program which we conduct thrice every year. We hope that with part of your prize, you will part-take in our next high stake promotions agenda of â1,3 billion international lottery. To begin your claim please contact your claims agent JEREMY Cedric, Foreign Operations Manager FRANCAISE DES JEUX EmailL: email@example.com Tel: +33 184.108.40.2061 OR +33(1)78 40 05 02 Fax: +33-1-7775-9279 for processing and remittance of your prize funds into your designated bank account. Please also note that all prize funds must be claimed not later than 25 JAN, 2008. After this date all funds will be returned to the MINISTERE l'Economie Et des FINANCES as unclaimed. In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please endeavor to quote your reference and batch numbers in every correspondence with us or your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulation once again from all members of our staff, and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, SYLVIE LIONE VICE-PRESIDENT EURO MILLIONS.