Yet another phishing fail

Sure, phishing emails are annoying as hell, but they’re often so badly planned out that at least I can drag some entertainment out of them, as well.  I’ve posted some of my favorites before, namely the generic university phishing attempt and the all-time classic Christian lepers.

Today I was informed that I’m a winner:

Dear Lucky Winner,

We are pleased to inform you of your prize release dated 20th June 2009 on the Australian International Lottery programm.Which completely based on electronic selection of winners using their e-mail addresses.

You have been approved lump sum pay U.S. $ 500 000,00 FIVE Hundreds of
thousands of dollars in cash…

The problem?  Aside from the poor English and the typos, the email address ends in ‘.fr’.  That isn’t Australia

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2 Responses to Yet another phishing fail

  1. Blake Stacey says:

    Shouldn’t that be “phishing phail”?

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