This email with the subject "MICROSOFT***AOL***AWARD NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 05 Dec 2006 18:02:35 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Dr.Olivia Holland <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
MICROSOFT AWARD TEAM Microsoft Corporation #1 Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052. www.microsoft.com www.aol.com Ref: BTD/968/06 Batch: 409978E. Dear Lucky winner, WINNING NOTIFICATION The prestigious Microsoft and AOL has set out and successfully organised a Sweepstakes marking the end of year anniversary we rolled out over 100,000.000.00 (One Hundred Million Great Britain Pounds) for our end of year Anniversary Draws. Participants for the draws were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their patronage. The selection was made through a computer draw system attaching personalised email addresses to ticket numbers.Microsoft and AOL are now the largest Internet companies and in an effort to make sure that Internet Explorer remains the most widely used program, Microsoft and AOL are running an e-mail beta test. Your email was luckily drawn by a computer balloting system as one of our winners in our experimental lottery bonanza from the prestigous MICROSOFT ONLINE PROMOTION. Thus, making you the winner Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number 008795727498 with serial numbers BTD/9080648302/06 and drew the lucky numbers 14-21-25-39-40-47(20) which subsequently won you 500,000.00GBP (Five Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds) as one of the jackpot winners in this draw. You have therefore won the entire winning sum of 500,000.00GBP (Five Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds). The draws registered as Draw number one was conducted in Brockley, London United Kingdom on the 4th of December 2006. These Draws are commemorative and as such special. Please be informed by this winning notification,to file your claims,you are to make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide you through the process to facilitate the release of your prize. Please contact our Fiduciary Agent for VALIDATION. ************************************************** Mr.Willford Gart Microsoft Promotion Award Team Head Winning Claims Dept. TELL:+447011146666 E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org PLEASE FILL BELOW YOUR DETAILS AND SEND IT TO OUR CLAIM AGENT. Your Personal Data Form Fill Please. Name Of Winner:_____________________________ Sex_______________________________________ Nationality:_________________________________ Age:________________________________ Occupation::_________________________________ Marital Status:________________________________ Tel No:______________________________________ Fax No:_____________________________________ Postal Address:______________________________ Country:_____________________________________ Amount Won:________________________________ Winning E-mail Address:_______________________ Lucky Number___________________________ Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his associates.We wish you the best of luck.Thank you for being part of our promotional award program and commemorative Anniversary Draws. Sincerely, Dr.Olivia Holland Head Customercare Service Microsoft Promotion Team NB:Any claim not made before seven (7) working days from date of notification indicate that the winner has voluntarily forfeited his/her winnings.