MICROSOFT Inc. P. O. box 1010 Liverpool, l70 1nl United Kingdom Dear Lucky Winner, WINNING NOTIFICATION: Microsoft International Lottery wishes to inform you of the results of the “E-mail Address Ballot Grand Lottery International Program”, held in Great Britain. Your email account has been picked as a STAR PRIZE WINNER of 1,000,000.00GBP (One million Pounds Sterling) only. This results is now released to you today, and your email address attached in the “A” category with lucky number 7, number 11, number 12, number 20, number 38, number 44, and bonus number 45. Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from Microsoft users of company and individual email addresses. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE; You are directed to fill in your personal data in the form below and send to us by clicking reply to file your winning and direct you on the procedures necessary for the claims. NAME: HOUSE ADDRESS: STATE/COUNTRY: NATIONALITY: DATE OF BIRTH: GENDER: MARITAL STATUS: OCCUPATION: MOBILE PHONE NUMBER: HOUSE TELEPHONE NUMBER: Be advised to keep your winning information confidential until your claims has been processed and your prize remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. All winning must be claimed in less than 21days. After this time all unclaimed funds will be returned to the Microsoft Inc. as unclaimed. Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications to quote your reference number in all correspondence. Congratulations from the staffs and thank you for being part of email account users program. Sincerely, Mrs. Julie Van Hans (Executive Officer, Microsoft Team)
What Is This?This Email with the Subject "Dear Lucky Winner!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 15 Sep 2011 12:16:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as "MICROSOFT ONLINE PROMO"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in this email, as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.