This email with the subject "Fw: Electronic Mail Award Winning Notification!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 19 Aug 2008 01:39:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was David E Ferro <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
--------- Forwarded message ---------- From: "Yahoo Award 2008" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: undisclosed-recipients:; Date: Wed, 20 Aug 2008 00:29:53 -0700 Subject: Electronic Mail Award Winning Notification!! Message-ID: <20080819072843.65DA61C001D8@mwinf2117.orange.fr> BRITISH MICROSOFT/YAHOO E-MAIL SELECT AWARD British Microsoft / Yahoo Award Headquarters: Customer Service 33 Yatch Basin Marina Offices, Upontyne Newcastle, London - United Kingdom. Attn: Winner, Your email addresses have just won a Microsoft / Yahoo cum Windows live prize money of ONE MILLION GREAT BRITISH POUNDS STERLING (GBPЈ1,000,000.00). The Award winners emerged through random selection of all active email subscribers online. Five are selected monthly to benefit from this promotion. Payment Of Prize And Claim Winners are to be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Centre. This Prize Award must be claimed in not later than 15 days from date of draw notification after which unclaimed prizes are cancelled. WINNER NO: 3 These are your identification numbers: BATCH NUMBER: MFI/07/APA-43658 REFERENCE NUMBER: 2007234522 AWARD WINNING NO: 3 Thus, your winning reference / batch numbers fail within our African Booklet as it was indicated in your play coupon Therefore, you are requested to contact our fiduciary agent in Johannesburg, South Africa and send your winning identification numbers to him: Contact No: Foreign Transfer Agent Name: Barrister Joseph Tharmo BRITISH MICROSOFT / YAHOO AWARD REPRESENTATIVE AGENT IN SOUTH AFRICA. Telephone: + 27 - 838 - 861 - 921 E-mail: barrjosephtharmo@gmail. com : email@example.com Kindly send the following information to your claim agent to facilitate the release of your fund. 1. Full Name: 2. Address: 3. Telephone Number: 4. Fax Number: 5. Sex: 6. Marital Status: 7. Date of Birth: 8. Occupation: 9. Nationality: 10. Country of Resident: 11. Batch Number: 12. Reference Number Once your agent acknowledges receipt of this required detail, transfer would commence. Congratulations!! Once Again. Yours in service, Prof. Mercy C. Mark. NOTE You are hereby advised not to disclose the content of this Prize Award until your money have been remitted to you to avoid disqualification that will arise from dual claim. Mrs. Thelma Clifford Lottery Board Director. Microsoft takes all reasonable steps to ensure that the information in this email is accurate.However, the company gives no warranty, whether express or implied, regarding the content of this email, nor do we accept liability for any loss or damage which may result from your receipt of this message. Any decision made by an individual based on information in this email is the responsibility of that individual alone. You have to note that the only person that have the right to represent you in your claim is your appointed Agent only. Copyright © 2008 The MICROSOFT/YAHOO Inc. All rights reserved. Terms of Service - Guideline ____________________________________________________________ Experience a trip unlike any other. Click here for great RV deals! http://thirdpartyoffers.juno.com/TGL2141/fc/Ioyw6i3l1oVfi2XawTxgS1j9RAOjkAQYHpJKhJLsVhVe3qshJ4ODAI/