Below is the latest email received and comes with a DOC attachment with the following content.
Please note that this is fake (including all names and organisations). Fortunately, there are no virus attached to the file, but nevertheless we can open it using a spare PC in such cases. Also, do not send any information to the email address below.
TOYOTA AUTOMOBILE COMPANY LTD.
Deryshire East Midland De1 9ta
COMPANY REGISTRATION NO.2352348
Reply To Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
STAR PRIZE WINNER
The online world email id draws was conducted from an exclusive list of 7, 000, 000 Email id of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer selection from the web. No tickets were sold. After this automated computer ballot, Your email-id, Batch Number : 24/00319/IP& Reference Number: XYL /26510460037/10 was emerged as one of the five winners in category “B” with the followings:
Winning Amount: ($1000,000.00 ) One Million United States Dollars Only.
Your fund has been deposited in our bank here for security reason, and you are to fill the form provided below and forward it back to us for verification and confirmation
BARCLAYS BANK PLC’ UNITED KINGDOM
This is to make your claims totally legal also to enable the bank release the fund and this process will not take more than four banking days.
I write to lay claims over my winnings as was announced by the Toyota Automobile Company in conjunction with Dream Lotto (U.K) I was made to understand that this fund was deposited in a temporary account in your Bank by the above mentioned Organization Toyota Automobile Company Ltd.
PROVIDE YOUR FULL DETAILS BELLOW:
1. Full Name:
2. Full Address:
8. Winning Email:
9. Mobile Number:
submit to E-mail: email@example.com
I hope my application will be favorable granted by your reputable office.
Note: Any unclaimed prize will be returned to the treasury of Toyota Automobile Company. You are advised to keep your winning details strictly to yourself and not share it with any individual or firm to avoid confiscation of your prize.
Toyota E-mail Id: firstname.lastname@example.org. Award Promotion!
(A subsidiary of Toyota Automobile Company Japan.)
Dr. ROBERT HORNSBY, Events Manager.