Scam Emails Archive : Lotto/Lottery


From: British Micro Soft Award <>

This email with the subject "LAST AWARD FOR THE YEAR 2010" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 22 Dec 2010 08:05:17 -0800 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.

The sender was British Micro Soft Award <>, although it may have been spoofed.

British Micro Soft Award Prize of 1,950,000.00 Pounds.

Email Account Owner,

Congratulations!! We are happy to announce that you have won a British Micro Soft Award prize in our international award promotion.

Your active e-mail address attached to computer generated batch number
YPB/08/APA-43658 has won British Micro Soft Award 1st category award prize.

Please download attached document for details: (BRITISH MICRO SOFT AWARD.doc)

Yours truly
Mrs. Mary E. Chris
British Microsoft Award Secretary
BRITISH MICRO SOFT AWARD.doc File: MS-Word document