This email with the subject "Dear Winner" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 08 Jun 2010 16:16:39 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.
The sender was "STMICROELECTRONICS COMPANY LIMITED" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
STMICROELECTRONICS COMPANY LIMITED Address : 39, Chemin du Champ des Filles C. P. 21 CH 1228 Plan-Les-Ouates GENEVA, Switzerland Web Site : www.st.com :::______YEAR 2010 EMAIL PRIZE AWARDS________::: Dear Winner, We at STmicroelectronics global office likes to officially congratulate you for the draw that was just held by our company which featured you as the second place winner. Our company holds promotions each year just to promote our global publicity and reputations as we plan to exploit more corners of the world with our highly valued products line. This promotion is just one of various ways we are presently using to achieve this global vision of ours. Your email address with MICROS ID ( PLD-29103-LGT-901GH-9JL ) was luckily drawn to be this year's second place winner of a Brand New 2008 BMW x5 car and a cash prize of $485,000 United States Dollars. This money and gift we believe will enable you make some impact in the society and possibly invest in our company in the near future. You are hereby requested to contact our agent for more details on our promotion in particular before taking furtheractions to claiming your prize.. Ensure you contact Mr A . Cuomo who is our claims official in Europe. United Kingdom and also a Representative whom understand your english and some european languages. See details of him below. Name : A . Cuomo Email : email@example.com Address : Embark Lane 23, London. United Kingdom Telephone : +447045771338 When contacting the claims agent you should include the following if you must get a response from him: *** Your Full Name *** Address *** Country *** State *** Phone number *** Age *** Gender *** Occupation *** Winning email and Micros ID. We know you must be excited and very happy about this news you have just received from us and the truth is that we are doing this to put smiles into homes and hearts of people worldwide.The only thing you will need to pay to this company is to kindly place our company logo on the BMW that you have just won for a minimum of 6months. Special greetings from the entire family of STmicroelectronics Worldwide. Signed, Mr, C.Ferro (Chief Financial Officer ) ________________________________________________________ *NOTE** You must be 18years or older and above to claim. Late response is not accepted. Misconduct and non adherence to instructions leads to prize termination.