A Scam Email with the Subject "CONGRATULATION YOUR EMAIL HAS WON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 23 Mar 2008 15:24:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was UK NATIONAL LOTTERY BOARD <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
UK NATIONAL LOTTERY HEADQUARTERS The Marina Offices, St Peters Yacht Basin, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1HX England Dear Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the final announcement that you are one of our first quarter winners of the UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY,international Lottery programs. held today the 14th of march,2008.The selection was made from the list of over 21,000 e-mail addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet, no ticketswere sold. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address emerged as one of three winners in the category 'A' with the following winning informations: You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £1,000,000 (One million pounds sterling). REFERENCE NUMBER:UK/786543X4/28 BATCH NUMBER:034/099/YX46 TICKET NUMBER:005-4432-971-878 To file for your claim, Contact the processing Consultant: MR THOMSON CROWN Email:email@example.com Email:firstname.lastname@example.org TEL: +44-704-571-1374 Do fill out the claims form to MR THOMSON CROWN in other to processthe claims of your prize without delay. PAYMENT PROCESSING FORM: 1.FULL NAMES:_____________________ 2.ADDRESS:________________________ 3.SEX:_____________________________ 4.AGE:____________________________ 5.MARITAL STATUS:________________ 6.OCCUPATION:____________________ 7.E-MAIL ADDRESS:________________ 8.TELEPHONE NUMBER:____________ 9.AMOUNT WON:__________________ 10. COUNTRY______________________ Reply to this confidential email account: email@example.com