This email with the subject "Congratulation you have won!!! (2008 Microsoft Lottery Award)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 17 Aug 2008 10:05:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was "MICROSOFT LOTTERY PROMOTION 2008" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
MICROSOFT INTERNET PROMOTION
Microsoft Award Team
Morley House, 26-30 Holborn Viaduct,
London EC1A 2BP.U.K.
Batch No: 409978E
Ref No: BTD/988/04
Winning No: W77450T
CONGRATULATION! CONGRATULATION!! CONGRATULATION!!!
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The MICROSOFT 2008 PROMOTIONS was held on 31st of July 2008 in Stamford Bridge Stadium, London United Kingdom.
Your email address has therefore been approved to claim a total sum of ($1M) One million United States Dollars Only in cash credited to File KPC/9030108308/03.
To file for your claim, please contact your Claiming Agent immediately.
Name: Mr. Johnson Smith
Tell: + (44) 703 181 4640 & Tell + (44) 703 186 1763
Kindly provide the following details for processing of your claim.
MICROSOFT LOTTERY PROMOTION 2008
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