A Scam Email with the Subject "MICROSOFT EMAIL PROMOTION INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 27 Oct 2005 11:16:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
MICROSOFT EMAIL PROMOTION INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME REF: SEP/2318786648/05 BATCH: 06/110/PNL WINNING NOTIFICATION/FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the result of the microsoft Promotion International programs held on the 26th october, 2005. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number 80552800999-111 with serial number 3176-95 drew lucky numbers 7-6-00- 3377-05 which consequently won in the 1st category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$1,000,000.(One Million Dollars)CONGRATULATIONS!!! Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential untill your claims has been processed and your money remitted into your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 100,000 company and 50,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. This promotional program take`s place every three years. We hope with part of your winning you will take part in our end of year 50 million Dollars international promotion. To file for your claim,please contact our fiduciary agent Mr.Stefan van Dijk, Tel:+31- 649301215 Email:email@example.com Daalwerk 100 1102LKl Amsterdam The Netherlands Remember, all winning must be claimed not later than two weeks. After this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence. Furthermore,should there be any change of address do inform your agent as soon as possible. Congratulations once more! from our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified. To file for your claim,please contact you fiduciary agent Mr.Stefan van Dijk, Tel:+31-649301215 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Sincerely yours, Mrs.Mariska Nowak. (Promotion Co-ordinator)