This email with the subject "MICROSOFT PROMOTION 2010," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 11 Apr 2010 08:52:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Microsoft Awards promotion.‏" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Winner, WINNING NOTIFICATION!!! The prestigious Microsoft has set out and successfully organized a Sweepstakes marking this year 2000 anniversary we rolled out over L10,000.000.00 (Ten million Great Britain Pounds) for this year Anniversary Draws. Participants for the draws were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their patronage. The selection was made randomly from World Wide Web site through a computer draw system extracted from over 100,000 individuals and companies, attaching email addresses to ticket numbers. If you ignore this, you will regret it later. Microsoft is now the largest Internet companies and in an effort to make sure that Internet Explorer remains the most widely used program, Microsoft are running an e-mail better test. Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number 900879572748 with serial numbers BTD/9080648302/07 and drew the lucky numbers 14-21-25-39-40-47(20) which subsequently won you L1,000, 000.00 (One Million Great Britain Pounds) as one of the 10 jackpot winners in this draw. You have therefore won the sum of L1,000, 000.00 (One Million Great Britain Pounds). The draws registered as Draw number one was conducted in Brockley, London United Kingdom on the 10th APRIL 2010. These Draws are commemorative and as such special. Please be informed by this winning notification, to file your claims, you are to make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide you through the process to facilitate the release of your prize. To file for your claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent Mr.steve wilson email:firstname.lastname@example.org Number: +447031804787 You are advised to contact your fiduciary agent with the following details to avoid unnecessary delays and complications: PAYMENT PROCESSING FORM 1.FULL NAMES:_________________________ 2.ADDRESS:____________________________ 3.SEX:________________________________ 4.AGE:________________________________ 5.MARITAL STATUS:_____________________ 6.OCCUPATION:_________________________ 7.E-MAIL ADDRESS:_____________________ 8.TELEPHONE NUMBER:___________________ 9.AMOUNT WON:_________________________ 10.COUNTRY____________________________ 11.STATE ____________________________ 12. A SCANNED COPY OF YOUR IDENTITY CARD As indicated in this winning Notification and Phone numbers. Thank you for being part of this promotional award program. Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his associates, we wish you the best of luck as you spend your good fortune. Thank you for being part of our commemorative this year Anniversary Draws. Sincerely, Dr. Bryan McDonald Microsoft Promotion Team. NOTE:Send your details to Claimsection2@live.com Only.