This email with the subject "AWARD NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 26 May 2010 23:38:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UNITED KINGDOM AWARD"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Microsoft™ Corporation management worldwide is pleased to inform you that you are a winner of our annual Microsoft™ USER AWARD-Lottery conducted in UNITED KINGDOM.Your e-mail address is attached to Winning No:SALP97585. You have therefore been approved for the total sums ofЈ120,000.00GBP(One Hundred and Twenty Thousand Great British Pounds Sterling), which is approximately1,479,463.00 ZAR(One Million, Four Hundred And Seventy Nine Thousand, Sixty Three South Africa Rands)
All participants were selected through our Microsoft computer ballot system, drawn from all the world cup qualified countries and South Africa (the host country) as part of international "Microsoft™ USER” promotions program.
HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE:
Simply contact our fiduciary claim agent in South Africa; he will furnish you on how to claim your won prize. He will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your winning prize money. His contact details are shown below:
MR. LARRY COUSIN
Note: Do call your claim agent if your mail was not responded to within 24 hours and forward the following details to him:
FULL NAME (S):
TELEPHONE NUMBER (S):
A SCANNED COPY OF YOUR IDENTITY:
For Security reasons you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your cash prize is processed and your winning money remitted into your nominated bank account