A Scam Email with the Subject "Reference Number: BMW:/001/007598590000/11-Official Prize Winning Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 13 Feb 2008 03:28:53 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "\\"2008\\" BMW AWARD PROMO" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Winner, Reference Number: BMW:/001/007598590000/11-Official Prize Winning Notification The Board of Directors, members of staff and the International Awareness Promotion Department of the BMW Automobile Company, wishes to congratulate you as one of our FOUR(4) STAR PRIZE WINNER in this months BMW Automobile International Awareness Promotion (IAP) held on Thursday 12th of Febuary 2008, in England. The selection process was carried out through random selection in our Computerized Email Selection System (C.E.S.S.) from a database of over three million email addresses from the world wide web drawn from all the continents of the world. In the America Continent, your email address was selected. This makes you a proud owner of a brand new BMW 5 Series, M Sport Saloon car and a cash prize of £750,000.00 (SEVEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND BRITISH POUNDS). For you to collect your prize, kindly contact Mr. George Wesley through email, stating your receipt of this notification with your, Names: Address: Age: Occupation: Phone no: Country: Mr. George Wesley, E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +44 704 574 3979. Yours faithfully, Engr Paul Saffell. Online coordinator for Bmw Automobile Company.