Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Lottery Winning Notification Alert

From: Canada Lottery Online <>

This email with the subject "Lottery Winning Notification Alert" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 19 Feb 2008 04:59:22 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Canada Lottery Online <>, although it may have been spoofed.

CANADA LOTTERY ONLINE REFERENCE NUMBER :-BTL/491OXI/04 BATCH NUMBER :-12/25/0304 TICKET NUMBER :-56475600545-18 OUR REF :-5388/02 ---------------------------------------------------------- Dear Lucky Winner, We are pleased to announce your email address as one of the 200 lucky winners in the Free Lotto draw held on Monday 17th Feb.2007. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions,associations and corporate bodies that are listed online. Consequently, you have therefore been approved for a total payout of CAD $500, 000.00 (FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) only. Your email address emerged along side with 199 others as a category of winner in this Month draw. This Month Canada Lottery Online is proudly sponsored by the Best Buy Ltd (Canada), Coca Cola, Nokia, The Intel Group, Toyota,Toshiba. The Canada lottery online draw is held once in every six month interval. And is also organized to encourage the use of internet and computers. We are proud to say that over CAD $25 Million Dollars are won every six months in more than 150 countries world-wide. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential until you claim your prize money.This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please be warned. You are to provide the promotion manager with the under listed Information FULL NAMES(SURNAME FIRST):- DATE OF BIRTH :-YY/MM/DD MARITAL STATUS :-Married/Single CONTACT ADDRESS :- COUNTRY :- TELEPHONE NUMBER :- OCCUPATION :- EMAIL ADDRESS :- ---------------------------------------------------------- To file for your claim,contact(Canada Lottery Online Agent) with the below details :- Agent Name :-Mrs. Rudluff Hanna Email Agent Registration Number:-723 Faithfully, Canada Lottery Online. Sponsored by the Best Buy Ltd (Canada), Coca Cola, Nokia, The Intel Group, Toyota,Toshiba.