This email with the subject "GOOD NEWS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Sep 2013 23:34:01 -0700 (PDT) and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
THE UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE LOTTERY DEPARTMENT PO BOX 1010 LIVERPOOL L70 1NL UNITED KINGDOM. Reference Number (48,DH,83/LOTUK) WINNING NOTIFICATION We are obliged to announce to you the result of the just concluded monthly final draws of THE UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY(BRITISH LOTTO PLUS 5) and your email was among the 20 Lucky winners who won £3,152,190.00 each on this day the 12 of SEPTEMBER 2013. This is from the total prize money of £63,043,800.00 Million Pounds that will be shared among the 20 lucky winners and you are extremely lucky to be one of the lucky winners, therefore you are instantly qualified and eligible to receive a total prize money of £3,152,190.00 following the results we released Yesterday and your email is attached to Reference Number (48,DH,83/LOTUK) Ticket Number (68/837) and Ballot Serial Number (LOTUK/UK01/2013) and Lucky Star Number (03) (07) among others. The online draws was conducted by a random selection of email addresses from an exclusive list of 290,600 E-mail addresses of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the Internet. However, no tickets were sold but all email addresses were assigned to different ticket numbers for representation and privacy. The selection process was carried out through random selection of our computerized email selection machine (TOPAZ) from a database of over 290,000 email addresses drawn from all the Continents. This Lottery program was duly approved by the UK National Lottery and also Licensed by the The International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR). This lottery is the 3rd of its kind and we intend to sensitized the general public of this wonderful initiative. As indicated by the computerized selection machine, your Lucky Star Numbers falls within our Plus 5 Fiduciary Agent in United Kingdom-Manchester and for your security, you are advised to keep your winning details private until your claim is processed and your prize money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit. To confirm the authenticity and validity of your winnings as well as to commence receipts of your entitlement, you MUST FORWARD a copy of this announcement as well as your" FULL NAMES - AGE - SEX - VALID MOBILE/CELL NO. - COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE - to our Winnings Director via contact information below: Mr. Darren Harvey, Winnings Director, Automated Winnings Department, Email: email@example.com Yours faithfully, Geoffrey Phillip, Automated Winnings Coordinator, Automated Winnings Department Email: firstname.lastname@example.org It is worthy of note to keep your winning details away from the general public, especially your Lucky Star Number to avoid any discrepancies as THE UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY shall not be held responsible of any false claims and its consequences. The entire staffs and Management Team of THE UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY Online Lottery Promotion wish to congratulate you for this lucky jackpot and please spend the money prudently. GOOD LUCK! All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Copyright© 2013. All rights reserved. -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.