A Scam Email with the Subject "Microsoft Word Lottery Team: Your Email Has Won 5.5 Million Pounds:" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Aug 2008 07:57:31 -0400 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Microsft Team 2008" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
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