A Scam Email with the Subject "YOU ARE A WINNER FOR THE UK NATIONAL LOTTERY!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 16 Mar 2008 11:51:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was UK NATIONAL LOTTERY <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Lucky Winner, Congratulations, you have just won yourself a total sum of 1,000,000 (One Million pounds sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/07.in the satellite software email lottery conducted by UK NATIONAL PROMOTION in which e-mail addresses are picked randomly by Software powered by the Internet. You are to contact our Promotions' Manager for Clearance. Here is the contact information: Contact Person: Mr.Williams Desmond (Promotions' Manager) Email :email@example.com You are to forward the following details to enable us clear your file for immediate payment: 1. FULL NAMES: __________ 2. ADDRESS: _____________ 3. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: ______ 4. NATIONALITY: ______________ 5. TELEPHONE NUMBER: __________ 6. SEX: _________ 7. AGE: ______________________ 8. MARITAL STATUS:___________ 9. OCCUPATION: ________________ 10.AMOUNT WON: ________________ 11.NEXT OF KIN: _______________ Ref: XYL /26510460037/05 Batch: 24/00319/IPD. Regards, Mr. Terry Morgan