This email with the subject "FROM THE OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT:" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 26 Apr 2008 10:58:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was Mrs Margaret Ferguson <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT BATCH NO: PBL/67189098011/245679/1109 REF. NO: PBL/11278998789/908796//1109 POWERBALL LOTTERY AWARD NOTICE...CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Dear Winner, All participants were selected through a computer ballot system draw from Microsoft users from over 20,000.00 companies and 3,000,000.00 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. You have just won yourself the sum of ONE MILLION EURO in the satellite software email lottery. To begin your lottery claim, please contact our claim agent below. CONTACT NAME:PETER RAYMUND CITY/ COUNTRY: LONDON, ENGLAND. EMAIL:firstname.lastname@example.org TELEPHONE:+4470 3194 2847 +4470 1112 1986 PLEASE SEE THAT YOU QUOTE YOUR REF AND BATCH NUMBERS IN YOUR Correspondence TO YOUR CLAIMS AGENT. Mrs Margaret Ferguson Co-coordinator.