This email with the subject "FILE YOUR CLAIM" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 18 Aug 2011 18:58:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Microsoft Corporations <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Micro-Soft Sweepstakes Promotion, Customer Service. Your Batch No: 2011/19803/CMT Your Reference No: SHK/SMO/0829 OFFICIAL WINNING NOTIFICATION. We are pleased to inform you of the release of the long awaited results of Sweepstakes promotion organized by Micro-Soft Corporations, in conjunction with the FOUNDATION FOR THE PROMOTION OF SOFTWARE products, (F.P.S.) held this August 2011, in London. Where in your email address emerged as one of the online Winning emails in the 2nd category and therefore attracted a cash award of £1,000,000.00 Pounds (One Million British Pounds Sterling) and a Toshiba laptop. To begin your claim, do file for the releaseof your winning by contacting our Foreign Transfer Manager: Agent Name: Mr. Parry Cole Tel: +44 704-571-0545 Email: email@example.com The Micro-Soft Sweepstakes Internet E-mail Promotion Awards is sponsored by former CEO/Chairman, Bill Gates and a consortium of software promotion companies.The Intel Group, Toshiba, Dell Computers and other International Companies. The Microsoft internet E-mail draw is held periodically and is organized to encourage the use of the Internet and promote computer literacy worldwide. Congratulations!! Sincerely, Mrs. Rose Patrick Co-ordinator Microsoft Promotion