This email with the subject "WINNING NOTIFICATIONS:" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 08 Jan 2008 07:52:33 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
GOVERNMENT ACCREDITED LICENSED LOTTERY PROMOTERS. NOTICE FOR CATEGORY B PRIZE AWARD WINNERS, 2007. BATCH NO: MCT/120987437645/2007/04 REF. NO: GRP/2636619/Q. Dear Winner, RE: MICROTRUST LOTTERY WINNING NOTIFICATION. We are pleased to inform you of the result of the just concluded annual final draws of MICROTRUST SWEEPSTAKES LOTTERY PROMOTION PROGRAMS, which took place on the 7th of january, 2008. The online cyber lotto draws was conducted from an exclusive list of 500,000 e-mail addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet. No tickets were sold. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address emerged as one of two winners with Lucky Numbers "23-72-39-42-77" which consequently won in the category B; you have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of Â2,000,000:00 (TWO MILLION GREAT BRITISH POUNDS ONLY) Due to the possibility of unscrupulous individuals filing a double claim, we suggest that you keep this award strictly confidential until your claim has been processed and notarized and your certificate of award obtained. This is in conformity with the lottery claim regulations by our Organization & the British Gaming Control Board. This is part of our security protocol measures to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants/non participants. To begin your lottery claim and other enquiries, please call and contact our claim and verification department below for the processing of your prize award with your winning information: MICROTRUST PAYMENT OFFICE. CITY/ COUNTRY: MANCHESTER, ENGLAND CONTACT DON PHILIPS Tel: +44 7045 7082 941 Fax: +44 2087 115 7643 Email:( email@example.com ) Thank you for being part of our commemorative 25th Anniversary Draws and wishing you the best of luck as you spend your good fortune. Once again congratulations!!! Yours faithfully, Mrs. Elizabeth Parker Microtrust Lottery Announcer ________________________________________ PeoplePC Online A better way to Internet http://www.peoplepc.com