A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: ATTN: Winner" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 14 Jun 2008 07:21:51 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Huliyar Nataraj" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
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