Malwarebytes shares awareness on avoiding all scams that appear to good to be true as the “Casino Online Winner” scam is circulating currently:

https://blog.malwarebytes.org/fraud-scam/2016/02/avoid-this-casino-online-promotion-419-scam/

Remember the time when you won a ridiculous amount of money from a Casino you’d never heard of, much less visited?  Me neither, but as it turns out it doesn’t really matter when dealing with the wacky world of email spam – where winnings are often plentiful despite not actually taking part:

Dear Email User, Congratulations!!!!” You have won £3000.000.00 from SilverSands Casino Online Promotions”    We wish you success in our SilverSands Casino Online Promotions /Email Internet Program held in Republic of South Africa Announcement made today, Your Email Address was attached to Reference No: 04 08 09 11 36 50, Drew the Lucky winning No 11- 15 -16 -19 -22 -03 from 800,000 Email Addresses consequently won in the 1st Category. You have therefore Been Approved to claim a Star Prize of £3000.000.00 Three Million Pounds in cash credited to Power Ball No: 23 25-30-45-50-MB/2016. Payable through our Paying Agent in South Africa.

Below are your winning details for claiming
Winning Reference No: 04 08 09 11 36 50
Lucky winning No: 11- 15 -16 -19 -22 -03
Power Ball No: 23 25-30-45-50-MB/2016.
Amount Won: £3000,000.00

To claim Your Winning Prize Contact Mrs. Rachel Johnson Claim Director in our Paying Bank in South Africa for Immediate Release of your fund.

Contact Person: Mrs. Rachel Johnson
Telephone:

You are hereby advice to Contact Mrs. Rachel Johnson for your claim and send your information below with your winning details immediately via email to process your payment.

1.Your Full Name:
2.Your Postal or Residential Address:
3.Country:
4.Direct Mobile:
5.Age:
6.Gender:
7.Occupation:
8.Reference No:
9.Alternative Email: