A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT 2010" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 12 Sep 2010 16:21:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Mr.Robert Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT 2010 REF NO: MSW/56B-672GH/L BATCH: 4583JL/WIN Tel: +447024079814 Tel: + 44 70457 35768 MICROSOFT EMAIL LOTTERY AWARD PROMOTION: UNITED KINGDOM Finally today, announces the winners of the MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTO WINNINGS PROGRAMS held early this month 2010. Your company or your personal e-mail address, attached to winning number 23-76-06-54-42-100, with serial number 647489, consequently won in the Tenth lottery category. You have been approved for lump sums pay out of 850,000.00 (Eight hundred and fifty thousand pounds starlings) in cash Credited to file REF NO: MSW/56B-672GH/L and winning number 23-76-06-54-42-100.Selection process was carried out through random selection in our computerized email selection machine (TOPAZ) from a database of over 1,000,000 email addresses drawn from all the continents of the world. The online draws was conducted by a random selection of email addresses from an exclusive list of 29,031 E-mail addresses of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet. No ticket was sold but all email addresses were assigned to different ticket numbers for representation and privacy. This is to encourage our prominent Microsoft Internet Explorer users all over the world, and for the Continues use of E-mail. Your fund has been insured with your REF NO: MSW/56B-672GH/L and winning number 23-76-06-54-42-100. To claim your winning prize, you are to reply to this letter In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and winning numbers in all correspondences with your claims officer. You are to keep all lotto information away from the general public especially your ticket number and ballot number.(This is important as a case of double claims will not be entertained) PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU ARE TO SEND THE BELOW INFORMATION REQUIRED TO CLAIM YOUR WINNING PRIZE: 1. Full Name: 2. Address: 3. Nationality: 4. Age/Date of Birth: 5. Profession, age and marital status: 6. Your Office; Telephone and fax. Phone: 7. Mobile Telephone 8. State of Origin: Country: 9. Copy of working International passport or Drivers License 10. Your private email address: Upon the receipt of this mail kindly send the required information and call me immediately for more directives +447024079814 or + 44 70457 35768 Regards, Mr. Robert Johnson Online Co-coordinator Tel: + 44 70457 35768