This email with the subject "Fw: YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Aug 2008 12:07:13 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Linda Worthington" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Mrs. Amelia Hunts (Lottery Coordinator)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, August 12, 2008 6:11 AM Subject: YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS!!!We are pleased to announce to you our YAHOO FINANCIAL PROMOTIONS which is given away the sum of Â500,000.00 GBP Your email address emerged as one of the winning email addresses out of an initial database of 300,000 email addresses.To claim your prize you are required to
contact our claimsofficer : Name: Williams Wilcox E-mail: email@example.com Yours faithfully, Mrs. Amelia Hunts (Lottery Coordinator)