This email with the subject "ONLINE WINNING NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 28 Mar 2008 18:57:01 -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.
Uk National Lottery Ref: L/200-26937 Batch: 2007MJL-08 Email:email@example.com ONLINE WINNING NOTIFICATION Dear Winner We are pleased to inform you of the March, 2008 result of the winners of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE PROMO PROGRAMME, held on the 25th March, 2008. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 56475600545188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 4-12-14-20-46-49(bonus No. 24), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of £500.000.00 (Five Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file XYL/26510460037/06. To file for your claim, please contact our claims agent; NAME: SUSAN OXFORD Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Provide her with the following informations: Full Name: Telephone Number: Address: Congratulations once more from all members and staff of this UK NATIONAL LOTTERY. Sincerely, Brant Hunt UK NATIONAL LOTTERY.