This email with the subject "YOUR MAIL HAS WON 2,500,000 EUROS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 06 Jan 2008 17:48:08 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "NETHERLAND LOTTERY" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
107 BILMAPLEINSTRAAT 2987 NZ AMSTERDAM NETHERLAND Sir/Madam, ADDRESS: We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Lottery Winners International programs held on the 11th Dec, 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number 27522465896-6453 with serial number 3772-554 drew lucky numbers 7-14-18-23-31-45 which consequently won in the 2nd category,you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of Euros 2,500,000(TWO MILLION FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND EUROS). CONGRATULATIONS!!! For security purpose and clarity, we advise that you keep your winning information confidential until your claims have been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 20,000 companies and 30,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. This promotional program takes place every year. This lottery was promoted and sponsored by eminent personalities like the Sultan of Brunei . We look forward to your active participation in our next year USD50 million slot. You are requested to contact our clearance office to assist you with the claim and transfer of your winnings fund into your instructed account by acknowledging the receipt of this mail with this email address only = email@example.com Note that, all winnings must be claimed not later than one month. After this date all unclaimedfunds will be null and void. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence. Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform our agent assoon as possible. Congratulations once more and thank you for being part of our promotional program. NOTE: YOU ARE AUTOMATICALLY DISQUALIFIED IF YOU ARE BELOW 18 YEARS OF AGE. SEND ALL YOUR REPLIES TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS ONLY== firstname.lastname@example.org Sincerely yours, ANDREW YOUNG JNR