This email with the subject "YOUR EMAIL ID HAVE WON." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 07 May 2008 12:12:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mrs.Hillary Vanderpool. " <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: Dear Winner, Microsoft / Staatloterij International have just concluded its final draws of its May 2008 periodical promotional program. An exclusive list of email addresses of thousands of individual and corporate bodies were picked by automated random computer search from the internet with serial number 5772-54 drew the lucky numbers 3-4- 17-28-35-44 and consequently won in the First Category. No tickets were sold. All participants were selected through our Microsoft computer ballot system drawn form 42,000 Names, 6,000 names from each continent, as part of International "E-MAIL" Promotions Program, for our prominent MS WORD user all over the world, and for the continues use of E-mail. After an automated computer ballot of our International Promotions Program, only two winners emerged in this category and therefore each are to receive payouts of â 750,000.00( Seven Hundred and Fifty Thousand Euros) from the total of â1,500,000.00 (One Million Five Hundred Thousand Euros). However, every email address selected was accompanied by a reference and ticket number, after the cyber lotto selection, the below ticket and reference numbers emerged as one of the lucky winners in the above category. Reference number for your prize is: LSLUK/2031/8161/07. Batch number: 14/011/IPD. Ticket number: 50941465206-529. To immediately initiate the processing of your prize claim, please contact the under-mentioned at our claims department; Mr. Smith Van Henrik Tel : 00 31-619-255-410 Fax:: 00 31-847-300-758 Email: email@example.com We congratulate you once again and it is our hope that you participate in any of our international programs in the nearest future. Sincerely, Mrs.Hillary Vanderpool. Promotions Manager, ============================================================= This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed. If you have received this email in error please notify the system manager. Â2008 Microsoft Corporation.