Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: congratulations!(Winning number..........YM09788)

From: yahoo/msn lottery <>

This email with the subject "congratulations!(Winning number..........YM09788)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 30 Apr 2008 09:05:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was yahoo/msn lottery <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Yahoo/Msn Lottery 
Baley House, Har Road 
Sutton, Greater London 
SM1 4te 
United Kingdom 

Yahoo/Msn and Windows Live Emerged you as one of the 10 lucky winners in the ongoing Yahoo/Msn and 
Windows Live Lottery Draw for the year, 2008. All 10 winning email addresses were randomly selected 
from a batch of 50,000,000 international emails each from Canada , Australia , United States , 
Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which 
is conducted
annually,consequently, you have been approved for a total pay out of 650,000.00

YAHOO&MSN MICROSOFT WINDOWS, collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online, 
among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo and Hotmail
we only select Ten people every Month as our winners through electronic balloting System without 
the winner applying,we congratulate you for being one
of the lucky winners.

Further more your details(e-mail address) falls within our British representative office in United 
Kingdom , as indicated in your play coupon
and your prize of  650,000.00 GBP  will be released to you from this regional branch office in UK.

These are your identification numbers
Batch number..........YM 09102XN 
Reff number............YM35447XN 
Winning number..........YM09788 

Yahoo!'s Agent for Notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be 
reached as follows:

Fiduciary Agent: Mr.John Smith
Phone:  +44 70111 48633

You are therefore advised to send the following information to the EVENTS AGENT to facilitate them 
and process the COURIER of your money. 

1. Full name
2. Sex
3. Country
4. State
5. Contact Address
6. Telephone Number
7. Marital Status
8. Occupation
9. Age
10.Next Of Kin
11.Zip Code

Congratulations!! once again.
At your disposal, I remain.
Very Truly Yours,
Sir Alan Joe.
Lottery Co-ordinator.