419 scam - MACAU CASINO PROMOTION LOTTERY
"Surf Lottery Organization" is a fake lottery scam. No such lottery actually exists.
Fake winning notifications are used to trick recipients of such emails into sending money to the criminals who run the scam.
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"Surf Lottery Organization" (firstname.lastname@example.org)
From: Mr.Gregory Duff [email@example.com]
Dear Internet User
Congratulations for your lottery winning for surfing the internet and this promotion is been
organized by various Internet Service Providers (ISP) all over the word who in turn remit surplus
funds to the numerous World Wide Internet Technology Companies (WWITC) for the development and
advancement of Global Information Technology.
After the automated computer ballot, your E-mail address emerged as a winner in the category "A"
with the following numbers attached:
Ref Number: EL-9318 ,Batch Number: EL-9501 , Ticket number :EL-01135 and Serial number: EL-122692
You and other category A winners are therefore to receive a cash prize of Three Million Eight
Hundred And Fifty Thousand United States Dollars ($3,850,000.00) respectively from the total
payout of One Billion US Dollars earmarked in the lottery for category A
We advice that you call in our office for confirmation of this email notification so we advice
you on how to process and claim your prize since we have been given a mandate for all winners to
claim their prize withing 5 business days.
Mr: Lucas Rutger
Surf Lottery Organization
21 Nin Namaral Straatweg 5009 GL.GTI 1815ga Amsterdam,Netherlands
Lotto Internationation Nl.