Oh how the mighty have fallen. I just got this spam delivered to a unique e-mail alias that I used only for my frequently flyer miles account with the recently defunct Aloha Airlines. It looks like either they sold off their account/contact information as part of liquidating their assets or that data has been stolen.
Date: Fri, 2 May 2008 06:25:51 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: FILE FOR CLAIMS(REF NO.REF:UKL/74-A0802742008)
From: "The United Kingdom National Lottery"
X-Priority: 3 (Normal)
X-Scanned-By: MIMEDefang 2.56 on 188.8.131.52
The United Kingdom National Lottery.
The United Kingdom National Lottery wishes to inform you that the results
of the E-mail address ballot lottery international program by Great
Britain held on the 1-5-2008.Your mail account have been picked as a
winner of a lump sum pay out of Eight hundred and ninety- one
thousand,nine hundred and thirty-four Great Britain pounds (?891,934.00
pounds sterlings) in cash credited to file REF
NO.REF:UKL/74-A0802742008.This is from total prize money of
GBP?4,459,670.00shared among the FIVE(5) international winners in this
Note:Be advice to keep your winning information confidential until your
claims has been processed and our money remitted to you. This is part of
our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of
Click on The email you See below for Swift reply..
Prof. Derek Max.
VERIFICATION BEFORE TRANSFER
choose your claims option. (1)Courier(2)Bank Transfer
Contact** Prof Derek Max **Via Email**(firstname.lastname@example.org)For More info**
Mrs.Dianne Thompson. Online Coordinator,CAMELOT GROUP, Operator of The