This email with the subject "Your E-Mail Address Has Won:-" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 30 Aug 2008 07:12:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was "Rose Francis" <Rosefrancis@madrid.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF THE E-MAIL PROMOTIONS MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS / PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, AND AWARD PRESENTATION CENTER, MADRID SPAIN, MICROSOFT CORPORATION WORLD LOTTERY. C/GRANVIA 23 28000 MADRID SPAIN. REFERENCE NO: MSW-L/200-26937 BATCH NO: ESP/793891 SECURITY CODE NO: MSW/ESP/9209381 WINNER NO: 6 ELECTRONIC MAIL AWARD WINNING NOTIFICATION. Microsoft Corporation Management Worldwide is pleased to inform you of the result of our ANNUAL MS-WORD LOTTO LOTTERY held on August 29th, 2008. Your E-mail / Your Company E-mail / Name attach to Ticket Number: ESP/38977902 with Serial Number: S/N-00168, Batch Number: ESP/793891, Reference Number: MSW-L/200-26937 and drew lucky Numbers 3-5-9-17-22-32 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of ?1,500,000.00 (One Million Five Hundred Euros Only) Which has been insured in a Security Company. Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential until your claims have been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 40,000 companies and 20,000,000 individuals email addresses and names from all over the world. This promotional program takes place every year. This lottery was promoted and sponsored by Microsoft Corporation Management Worldwide as to encourage the use of Internet. We hope with part of your winning, you will take part in our next year US$40, 000, 000, 00 (Forty Million Euros) international lottery. To file for your claim, please contact our European Processing Agent in Charges of your Zone. Your agent contact person information is stated below: - SR. BOB LOUIS. ONWARD SEGUROS ESPAСA S.A. C/ SAN JOSЙ 9 28921 ALCORCON MADRID SPAIN. TEL / FAX:+34 911 849 893 E-Mail: email@example.com Note: Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your Security Code Number / Reference number / Batch number in all correspondence to your agent, Sr. Bob Louis via E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform your agent as soon as possible. Congratulations once more from our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Mrs. Rose Francis. (Secretary).