A Scam Email with the Subject "MICROSOFT AWARD TEAM" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:43:00 -0400 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was MICROSOFT AWARD<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
MICROSOFT AWARD TEAM
1 Microsoft Way.
Tel: +1862 9552836
Dear Microsoft Esteemed Winner,
Congratulations!!! To you once again from the desk of the Microsoft Promotion Team.
All the officials of Microsoft Promotions claims department wish to congratulate you once again for emerging a winner of the amount of $850,000 USD (Eight Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars). Microsoft Corporation organize this promotion offer in other to compensate consumers of Various Microsoft products all over the world at large for their infinite supports and patronage towards the growth of the company.
We are sending this message to confirm to you that you are a true and legitimate winner of the prize, hence you are to keep your winning information's confidential in order to avoid the problems of double claims. Your winning Ref: US/9420X/2016 and Batch: 074/05/ZY369 .
In other to proceed with the process of your claims, you are expected to fill and return the claims verification form below and send it back to us or to email@example.com as quickly as possible to enable us process the claims and remit your winning funds to you.
PRIZE DATA VERIFICATION / CLEARANCE FORM
12.BRIEF DESCRIPTION OR COMPANY/INDIVIDUAL___________
15. MODES OF COLLECTIONS (A)BANK. (B) COURIER (C)PERSONAL REMITTANCE___________________
Also be reminded that the deadline for the claiming of winnings is exactly two weeks after the receipt of this email. After this period, your cash prize will be deemed to have been forfeited by you and will be reused in the drawings in the next month`s edition of the lottery.
Upon receipt of the duly requested data and I will send you the contact information of the payment office so you can proceed with effecting the release of your claim in any way you deem fit.
YOU CAN CALL FOR CLARIFICATION: +1862 9552836
Congratulations to you once again.
Mr. Fred Edeson
Microsoft Fiduciary Agent (MFA)