This email with the subject "Notification!!!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 15 Mar 2007 17:05:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Microsoft Award Team" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Microsoft Award Team
20 Craven Park, Harlesden London NW10,United Kingdom.
Dear Lucky winner,
The prestigious Microsoft and AOL has set out and successfully
organised a Sweepstakes marking the Annual anniversary we rolled out over
10,000.000.00 (Ten Million Great Britain Pounds) for our Annual
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 arerunning an e-mail beta test.
Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number
008795727498 with serial numbers BTD/9080648302/07 and drew the lucky
numbers 14-21-25-39-40-47(20) which subsequently won you £,500,000.00
(Five Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds) as one of the jackpot winners in
this draw. You have therefore won the entire winning sum of £500,000.00
(Five Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds). The draws registered as Draw number one was conducted in Brockley, London United Kingdom on the 11th of March 2007. 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.To file
for your claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent quickly
Microsoft Promotion Award Team
Head Winning Claims Dept.
Telephone 44 701 113 9712
Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his associates.We
wish you the best of luck, happy new year. Thank you for being part of
our promotional award program and commemorative Anniversary Draws.
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