Frau Alo Benito Congratulates You (Scam Alert)

I can only read a few words of German, but I hardly even need that to recognize that this is a lottery scam email. You have won 410,000 euros! Or maybe you haven’t. But if you send the personal information requested to “” you can be sure they’ll try to string you along until you’ve handed a few euros over to them.

from: mail (
date: Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 2:38 PM
subject: Gewinn

Sie haben €410 .000.00 Ihr Ticket ist 321368547 (Vier Hundert Und zehntausende Euros) in der Internationalen Lotterienbeförderung gehalten auf gewonnen 22: 08: 2009. Bitte kontaktieren Sie Ihren Agenten für Ihre Zahlung über E-Mail: AXA FINANZIELL WARTET MADRID ESPANA. HERR. REICH JOSE). Sie sind, ihm die fellowing Informationen zu versorgen:

(1) Vollständiger Name :
(2)-Adresse :
(3) mobile Telefonnummer :
(4) Alter :
(5) Beruf:

Ihres aufrichtig
Frau Alo Benito
Lotterie Büro Madrid Spanien.

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